Mentored Scholarship Programs

In addition to monetary awards, these scholarships have significant programming components which can include travel, leadership, service, research and more. Students must submit a scholarship application, letters of recommendation, essays and a student-involvement resume to be considered for these programs. Review resume scoring rubric.

NameTypeAmountMinimum Criteria
Brown Fellows ProgramMentoredFull tuition, plus additional education allowance; 10 awarded31 ACT or 1420 SAT and 3.5 GPA
Grawemeyer ScholarshipMentoredFull in-state tuition, plus $8,000/year educational allowance; 10 awarded31 ACT or 1420 SAT and 3.5 GPA
McConnell ScholarsMentoredFull tuition, plus additional educational allowance; 10 awarded

3.5 GPA, academic merit and leadership potential
Kentucky residents only

Martin Luther King Scholars ProgramMentoredFull tuition, plus $8,000/year educational allowance; 10 awarded

26 ACT or 1240 SAT and 3.5 GPA
African American and Hispanic/Latino students in Kentucky and Southern Indiana*

*Southern Indiana counties include Clark, Crawford, Floyd, Harrison, Perry, Scott and Washington.