NKU KCTCS Scholars Award now available for spring semester

For immediate release…
Thursday – Nov. 20, 2014

Northern Kentucky University is now offering its KCTCS Scholars Award for the upcoming spring semester eligible students.

The KCTCS Scholars Award totals $2,500 annually ($1,250 per semester). To be considered, students must apply for the spring 2015 semester by Dec. 1 and enroll in 12 credit hours. To qualify for review, students must meet the following criteria:

  • Legal Kentucky resident;
  • Completed minimum of 36 semester hours at a KCTCS community college, and the institution most recently attended is a KCTCS community college;
  • A cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 with no suspensions or dismissals;
  • Accepted for regular admission to a bachelor’s degree program at NKU (no academic deficiencies that require remediation);
  • Never earned a bachelor’s degree from any accredited college or university;
  • Never enrolled as a degree-seeking student at NKU prior to fall 2014;
  • Will be attending NKU as a degree-seeking student in the spring 2015 semester;
  • Will enroll at NKU as a full-time student (at least 12 credit hours in spring 2015)

Students are encouraged to apply today at http:/www.nku.edu/apply.html. For questions regarding the KCTCS Scholars Award, contact Matt Elrod at (859) 572-7524.  

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