- This website lists scholarships for public Kentucky Colleges/Universities.
- KHEAA- This website has a wide variety of statewide and local scholarships listed.
- Bluegrass Community Foundation – A variety of local scholarships opportunities.
- This link is to the Kentucky Scholarships listed on scholarships.com. Scholarships are listed by state.
- This website has a variety of national scholarships listed. http://2014scholarship.com/index.htm
- The Common Black College Application allows students to apply to any number of 50 HBCUs at the same time for only $35.
- Top insurance scholarships offer financial support from a few hundred to full tuition. This website has a variety of links.
- JUNIORS in high school can begin the scholarship application process. Start your search with the ones listed at Scholarships.com for Juniors. This is one of the search engines we have listed above; this is just their list available for juniors. A couple more sites ... High Scholarships for Juniors, 4 Scholarships to apply to before your Senior year.
- SOPHOMORES can also begin the scholarship application process. Check out these sites for a list of scholarships for which you can begin applying: High Scholarships for Sophomores, Scholarships.com for Sophomores
- BCTC Scholarships
- NASSP Prudential Spirit of Community Award (each school can only nominate one student)
- Hardee's College Fund Contest
Scholarship Information (Be sure to check deadlines)
Kentucky Governor's Scholars Program (GSP)
The Kentucky Governor's Scholars Program (GSP) is a five-week summer residential program for outstanding Kentucky students completing their junior year in high school. To be eligible to apply and be selected as a Governor's Scholar a student must:
1) Be in the 11th grade at the time of selection and intend to return to a Kentucky school district for the next school term (Students skipping their senior year to enter college are not eligible).
2) Be a current resident of Kentucky;
3) Have taken the ACT, PSAT, or SAT in the 9th, 10th, or 11th grades.
Students interested in applying should go to the GSP website to review all application materials, video guides, helpful hints, camp dates, and scoring rubrics prior to beginning the application process.
Deadline to Apply for STEAM Academy is December 1, 2020. No late applications will be accepted!
10/1/20 School House Connection Scholarship Program for youth who have experienced homelessness-Info & Application Link
12/15/20 Breonna Taylor Scholarship- applicants must belong to a racial or ethnic minority-Scholarship Information Link
12/15/20 Gilda's Club Kentuckiana Essay Contest for students with a cancer connection-Contest Information Link
YMCA of Central Kentucky Black Achievers Program accepting students-Informational Link
KHEAA-KHEAA Informational Link
"The Best Scholarships in Kentucky"-Scholarship Informational Link
Sigma Phi Epsilon Balanced Man Scholarship available at over 140 universities- Search for your college-https://sigep.org/scholarships/
Scholarships available to students deeply involved in community service- Check out this blog post.
20th of each month-LA Tutors $500 scholarship given monthly https://www.latutors123.com/scholarships/innovation-in-education/
10/20/20 Heisman High School Scholarship Link-
10/25/20 Horatio Alger State & National Scholarships for students with Financial need-Scholarship Informational Link
10/30/20 The Jack Kent Cooks Scholarship-for high achieving students with financial need. Informational Link
11/20/20 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards-Application Link
12/31/20 The Huggable Supermom Scholarship for single mothers:Scholarship Informational Link
1/9/21 Ron Brown Scholarship for Black/African American students-Scholarship Informational Link
1/15/21 JFK Profile in Courage Essay Contest-Essay Content Informational Link
3/1/21 ACS Scholars Program for underrepresented minority students majoring in undergraduate chemistry-related disciplines-Scholarship Informational Link
Neighborhood Youth Council:Resource Guide Link
Students of the Year Campaign- Leukemia & Lymphoma Society-Informational Link
2020 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards-Informational Link
Best National College Scholarship Search Websites:
Fastweb College Scholarships: 2020 Edition: https://www.fastweb.com/college-scholarships/articles/college-scholarships-2020-edition?utm_source=solo&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20200123_EDU