Out-of-State High School Senior
Awards ranging from $5,000 - $12,000 based on academic merit; students must apply for admission by February 15. To be considered for the National Scholars Program, you must submit a completed application for admission to UofL, the $50 application fee, ACT or SAT scores and an official high school transcript.
Please note: Residents of Kentucky and the seven reciprocal Southern Indiana counties (Clark, Crawford, Floyd, Harrison, Scott, Perry and Washington) are not eligible for the National Scholars Award. Students meeting the requirements are also eligible to apply for the Grawemeyer Scholarship. National Scholars cannot be combined with either the Grawemeyer or National Merit Finalist scholarships.
Full in-state tuition, room and board, as well as participate in a summer program featuring international travel before freshman year - 31 ACT or 1360 SAT (CR + M) and 3.35 GPA. The deadline to apply is January 15.
One essay - Imagine a leadership project you might propose to undertake if chosen for the Brown Fellow program, in 500 words or less.
Letter of recommendation - teacher
Letter of recommendation - principal or counselor
Letter of recommendation - non-family member or community leader
10 awards given each year
Full tuition, plus a stipend for room, board, and books ($7,000). Recipients will also receive an opportunity for undergraduate research. - 31 ACT or 1360 SAT (CR + M) and 3.75 GPA.
- One essay- A short essay describing a potential undergraduate research project. (500 words or fewer)
- Two letters of recommendation
- 10 awards given each year