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2015 KY AHEAD Scholarship

  1. Eligibility Requirements:

    • Current enrollment in a Kentucky Postsecondary Institution and anticipated enrollment during the award period of the 2015-2016 academic year
    • Registration for a minimum of six (6) credit hours per quarter/semester
    • Undergraduate or Graduate student
    • Minimum 2.75 cumulative GPA (on a 4.0 scale)
    • Must be a student with a disability, as verified by Disability Support Services Officer at the applicant's current postsecondary institution
  2. Criteria on which the Scholarship Selection Committee will base their decision:

    • Well articulated goals
    • Academic achievement
    • Disability-related leadership and service
  3. Application Requirements:

  4. Application Deadline:

    • All application materials must be received by the Scholarship Selection Committee by April 24, 2015. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
  5. Send application materials to:

    • KY AHEAD Scholarship Selection Committee
      c/o Ben Anderson
      Disability Programs & Services
      Northern Kentucky University
      Nunn Drive
      300 Student Union
      Highland Heights, KY 41099
      Email: andersonb5@nku.edu
      Fax: (859) 572-5874
  6. Notification:

    • Scholarship applicants will be notified of their award status by May 8, 2015. Two $500 scholarships will be awarded.
  7. Questions: