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International Transfer Student Scholarships

All scholarships listed below are renewable.

     Scholarship            Award   Minimum GPA    ACT/ SAT (M+CR)      Priority Deadline      How to Apply
William C. Parker Diversity $2,500 2.50 Required June 15
  • Apply for admission by June 15
  • Complete the William C. Parker scholarship section of the admission application and provide supporting documents
    • A 500-word essay on the topic: How I will contribute to diversity at the University of Kentucky
  • This is a one-year award that students can re-apply to each year.
  • Must be an international undergraduate transfer student
  • For more details on this scholarship click here.
International Ambassador* $3,000 - $16,000 2.50 Considered May 15
  • Apply for admission by May 15
  • Email the following to audra.cryder@uky.edu with the subject line "International Scholarship Selection Committee:" 
    • Name and date of birth as it appears in your passport
    • Student ID number (look for the admission letter)
    • One-page essay describing how you could serve as a student ambassador to the university, plus any experiences you have in leadership & volunteerism
    • One letter of recommendation
    • Must be international undergraduate transfer student
Transfer Achievement*  $4,000 3.00  N/A June 15
  • Apply for admission by June 15
  • Must be an international undergraduate transfer student

 

*Students who qualify for in-state tuition are ineligible for these scholarships.

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