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The state of Kentucky may be known for such things as its: bluegrass, Mammoth Cave National Park, the Kentucky Derby, Louisville Slugger, and Chevrolet Corvettes — but students know it’s also home to some great colleges, like the University of Kentucky (UK), University of Louisville, Western Kentucky University (WKU). So, it comes as no surprise that students and residents planning to attend schools in the state of Kentucky have the chance to earn free college dollars with these Kentucky scholarships. Don’t miss your chance to add to your college savings fund. Check out this directory of scholarships for Kentucky students, and apply online today! For even more scholarships, fill out a free ScholarshipExperts profile to discover your personalized list of possible awards.

LTU Bulldog Out-of-State Fee Waiver for Incoming Transfer Students

This award is for U.S. and International students who are planning to attend Louisiana Tech University as an out-of-state transfer student. Students must have complete at least 12 semester hours of college credit and have a grade point average of 2.75 or higher.

Total: $2000

Awards: 1

Deadline: February 01, 2023

SERC Endowment Scholarship

This award is available to U.S. and international undergraduate and graduate students who are residents of an eligible Southern state. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $775

Awards: 1

Deadline: February 01, 2023

Katharine M. Grosscup Scholarship

Applicants must be sophomores, juniors, seniors, or graduate students majoring in horticulture or a related field with a grade point average of 3.5 or higher. Students must reside in Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, or West Virginia.

Total: $31500

Awards: 9

Deadline: February 01, 2023

SWE Judy Simmons Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is open to female undergraduate and graduate students who are members of SWE and majoring in engineering or computer science. Students must attend a college/university with an active SWE chapter in the Region G area.

Total: $1500

Awards: 1

Deadline: February 15, 2023

LITA/LSSI Minority Scholarship in Library and Information Technology

U.S. and Canadian citizens who will have earned no more than 12 hours towards a Master of Library Science degree by June of the award year are eligible for this award. Students must be members of a principal minority group; attend an ALA-accredited school; and plan to enter the library automation field.

Total: $2500

Awards: 1

Deadline: March 01, 2023

AIST Ohio Valley Member Chapter

This scholarship is available for U.S. high school seniors and undergraduate students in the Ohio Valley Region (Southern Indiana, Kentucky, Western Tennessee and Southern Ohio) who are planning to major in engineering and pursue a career in iron and steel technology. Applicants must be AIST members or dependents of AIST members.

Total: $4000

Awards: 2

Deadline: March 31

NTA Pat & Jim Host Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. undergraduate and graduate students who reside or are students in Kentucky and are enrolled in a travel and tourism- or hospitality-related program of study. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $2000

Awards: 1

Deadline: April 01

David J. Clarke Memorial Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. or international undergraduate and/or graduate students who attend a college or university within the designated market area of stations serving the Ohio Valley Chapter region (this includes some schools in Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, and West Virginia). Students must major in broadcasting.

Total: $3000

Awards: 1

Deadline: April 30

Anthony Muñoz Scholarship Fund

This scholarship is open to U.S. high school seniors who attend a high school in the Tri-State (OH, IN, KY) area and plan to attend a college/university in the Tri-State area. Students must have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher or an ACT composite score of 18 or higher, and must demonstrate financial need.

Total: $20000

Awards: 7

Deadline: May 01

Horatio Alger Kentucky Scholarship Program

This award is for high school seniors in Kentucky who have a grade point average of 2.0 or higher and demonstrate critical financial need.

Total: $10000

Awards: 10

Deadline: October 25