Scholarships

The Honors College awards merit scholarships on a competitive basis to students who demonstrate the potential for superior scholarship and creative work at the university.

Honors College Scholarships

The Honors College has several scholarships available exclusively to Honors College students. Currently enrolled Honors College students must meet the eligibility requirements specific to each scholarship for which they are applying (and be in good standing with the Honors College). Students may apply for one or more scholarships. Please do not apply for a scholarship for which you are not fully qualified.

The scholarship awards listed below are made possible by generous donations from alumni, friends, and the university community. The purpose of the scholarships is to benefit students in their academic pursuits. The number of these awards varies.

Scholarship Amount ELIGIBILITY Renewable Application Deadline
Honors Academic Achievement Award $1,000 3.5 minimum cumulative GPA Yes June 15
Honors College Study Abroad Scholarship $1,000 - $1,500 Participation in a semester or academic year education abroad program; Preference given to KSU programs No June 15
Honors College Summer Study Abroad Scholarship $500 Participation in a summer study abroad program (Minimum of 4 weeks) No April 15
Honors College Minority Scholarship $2,000 3.5 minimum cumulative GPA Yes June 15
Deborah S. Craig Honors Scholarship for Study in New York City $1,000 Participation in the NYC Studio during fall or spring semester No June 15
Senior Honors Thesis/Project Fellowship $1,000 For students completing a Senior Honors Thesis/Project No June 15

National Fellowships

These awards recognize and reward students with excellent academic records who have made the most of their undergraduate experience. Students with high academic excellence, and evidence of leadership, community service and/ or research experience should seriously consider applying for a fellowship.

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