College Scholarships

All colleges have their own scholarships that students must apply for to receive. It is very important that students check deadlines with these colleges so they do not miss out on scholarship opportunities.

College Scholarships Website

AG Athlete of the Year

The KHSAA has teamed with the Kentucky Department of Agriculture to create new college scholarship opportunities for student-athletes involved in agriculture. As part of the 2018 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys’ Sweet 16® (March 14-18), the KHSAA and the Department of Agriculture will award six $1,000 scholarships to three male and three female senior student-athletes, with the honorees recognized as the 2018 Kentucky Ag Athletes of the Year. For more information on this scholarship, go to

About the Kentucky Department of Agriculture
The Kentucky Department of Agriculture (KDA) touches the lives of all Kentuckians every day through its regulatory duties, its marketing services, and its youth programs. The KDA conducts numerous programs to educate Kentucky’s youth about the importance of agriculture to the state’s economy and way of life. Visit to learn more about how the KDA affects you 365 days a year.

About the Kentucky High School Athletic Association
The Kentucky High School Athletic Association was organized in 1917 and is the agency designated by the Kentucky Department of Education to manage high school athletics in the Commonwealth. The Association is a voluntary nonprofit 501(c)3 organization made up of 279 member schools both public and private. The KHSAA sanctions 44 state championships in 13 sports and 5 sport-activities, licenses and trains over 4,000 officials, provides catastrophic insurance for its more than 70,000 member school student-athletes, as well as overseeing coaching education and sports safety programs.

Community Foundation of Louisville Scholarships

There are several different scholarships available.

Ephriam McDowell Healthcare Scholarships

There are several scholarships listed,

KSU Alumni Scholarship

Bluegrass Cellular Scholarship

Horatio Alger Career & Technical Scholarship Application Information

Haggin Scholarship Foundation

Dixie Huffman Scholarship

Vietnam Veterans of America Scholarship

Northern Kentucky University Application Fee Waiver

Now through November 30th, 2018, we are waiving the $40 application fee for first-time, full-time freshmen who will start in the Fall of 2019. If you have been thinking about applying to NKU - now is the time! 

All you need to do is go to and fill out the undergraduate application. Once you submit the application, you will see a screen stating that your fee has been waived.

KHEAA Vlog Contest

The deadline for the KHEAA Vlog contest has been extended to Nov. 30! The contest is open to Kentucky high school seniors and college freshmen. Each winner will receive a $500 scholarship to a Kentucky school. 

One senior and one freshman will be chosen to provide four vlogs for KHEAA between January and August 2019. The high school senior vlogs will tell about the winner’s experience with the college admissions and financial aid processes. The college student will talk about making a successful transition from high school to college.

To enter, students must create an original video no more than 2 minutes long that introduces them and tells why they would be the best person to share their experiences. They must submit an entry form and post the vlog to YouTube no later than Nov. 30.  For details and entry, visit:

Inter-County Energy Scholarship

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