Nationally Competitive Awards

A Note From Our Office Regarding COVID-19 (updated January 2021)

Nationally competitive scholarships and fellowships are awards that are funded by sources independent of the University of Kentucky including non-profit groups, government agencies, and companies. Criteria for scholarships vary but generally include academic performance, financial need, community affiliations, and unique elements important to the sponsoring organization.



Phi Kappa Phi Inducts 31 New Members

Chellgren Fellow Michael Di Girolamo Awarded Critical Language Scholarship

November 5, 2020 - Congratulations to foreign language and international economics/Chinese and international studies major and Chellgren Fellow Michael Di Girolamo, who has been awarded a Critical...

Skyler Hornback Named Astronaut Scholar

October 7, 2020 - Congratulations to Chemical Engineering and Lewis Honors College senior Skyler Trenton Hornback, who is one of 56 recipients to be awarded a scholarship of up to $15,000 from the...