The Gatton College of Business and Economics offers a wide variety of scholarships that are based on academic performance, financial need, program of study, ethnicity, and residency. For consideration, incoming students must apply to UK prior to February 1st of each year.
The Gatton College of Business and Economics offers a wide variety of scholarships that range in amount from $500 – $5,000. These scholarships are primarily based on academic performance, financial need, program of study, ethnicity, and residency. Scholarships are awarded to four distinct groups of students: incoming freshmen, current business students, transfer students, and international students.
Gatton scholarships for incoming freshmen are based on academic performance, financial need, intended major, ethnicity, and residency. For full consideration, please apply to UK and complete the scholarship application before February 1st of each year. Scholarship awards are made by April 1st and students are notified by letter to their home address.
Current Gatton & Transfer Students
A number of Gatton scholarships are available to current and transfer students. To be considered for these scholarships, students must complete our Gatton College Scholarship application. The deadline to apply is May 1st. Awards are made by mid-July.
For more information about the scholarships offered by the Gatton College of Business and Economics please contact us at 859-257-9127.
University of Kentucky Financial Aid
The mission of the Office of Student Financial Aid (SFA) is to provide financial aid to students who would be unable to attend the University without such assistance. Additionally, our mission is to also support the success of colleges and students in their commitment to academic excellence through outstanding service. We strive to provide a student-oriented approach in the administration of financial aid programs by being responsive to the needs of students, their families, and other constituents.
Gatton College students are encouraged to research and apply for additional financial support through external scholarships. There are a variety of external scholarships available through professional organizations, companies, academic societies, and other organizations. These scholarship opportunities are often communicated through the Gatton College listserv and within each academic department.