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Retention Scholarship

Retention Scholarship

Do you qualify for a retention scholarship?  If you entered EKU in either the summer or fall of the current year as a first-time freshman and are returning the fall of next year you may be eligible for a retention scholarship. 

The EKU Retention Scholarship awards are one way EKU recognizes student achievers and encourages them to remain in school and graduate. Apply now.

Individual awards range from $350 to $1,000 per academic year.
Deadline for Application: May 1st.

Please include:

  • The scholarship name, your name, and your EKU ID at the top of a one page, typed and single-spaced essay explaining how you will benefit with a degree from EKU and, if awarded, how this scholarship will help you fulfill this mission.
  • Completed EKU Retention Scholarship Application.
  • One letter of recommendation from an EKU professor.

All application materials should be submitted to:
EKU Scholarship Office
521 Lancaster Avenue
Student Services Building, SSB CPO 56
Richmond, KY 40475-3156

Retention Scholarships recipients will be selected and notified in writing by the University Scholarship Committee.

Published on January 30, 2014

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