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NKU KCTCS Scholars Scholarship Opportunity for Gateway Students

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

The KCTCS Scholars Scholarship 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 bachelors degree program at NKU (no academic deficiencies that require remediation);
Never earned a bachelors 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 Scholarship, contact Matt Elrod at (859) 572-7524.