Below are some scholarship and other related opportunities available to our students. Please note that we can not control any 3rd party content. While the listings may have deadlines, many of them recur annually. Please refer to the company, department, or agency’s website for the most current information.

Also, be sure to check the University’s Scholarship page for numerous, additional listings!

1890 Scholarships Program

“The purpose of the 1890 Scholarships Program is to provide scholarships to support recruiting, engaging, retaining, mentoring, and training of undergraduate students at the 1890 land-grant institutions, resulting in baccalaureate degrees in the food and agricultural sciences and related fields. ”

Kentucky State University

Mathematics and Sciences (MASC) Scholarship

Available for selected Majors:

  • Biology
  • Biology – Bio Ed
  • Pre-Professional Biology
  • Biotech
  • Chemestry
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics – Math Ed
  • Pre-Engineering

Thurgood Marshal College Fund

Kentucky Transportation Cabinet

Numerous opportunities available, including:

Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Civil Engineering Scholarship Website
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet will award scholarships to Kentucky high school graduates who wish to pursue a degree in civil engineering through Kentucky State University’s double degree program with the University of Kentucky.

Civil Engineering Technology Scholarship Program
Available to students with an interest in the areas of: administration, construction, environmental analysis, highway and structural design, geotechnical, maintenance, materials, planning, and traffic operations.

KYTC Minority Internship Program (MIP)
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Minority Internship Program (MIP) provides career opportunities, formal mentoring, and hands-on experiences to traditionally under-represented groups. It is designed specifically for undergraduates and graduates of Kentucky colleges and universities.

U.S. Department of Defense

Current Undergraduate or Graduate students pursuing degrees in STEM disciplines

U.S. Congress/TechCongress

Congressional Innovation Scholars fellowship program

Please note: this program is for recent graduates and students with a technical background only


Scholarships Overview

Numerous focus areas, including:

Institute for Broadening Participation