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Graduate Diversity Fellowship Application

Diversity Scholarship Information: A limited number of $500 awards are available to assist qualified graduate students to further EKU's goals in enhancing diversity. We are committed to recruiting and retaining students from all segments of society, including African-American, American Indian, Alaskan Native, Asian, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, Hispanic or Latino. Awards are on a first-come basis for students meeting the eligibility criteria, and maybe renewed for a maximum of four semesters.

*Fellowships may not be used in conjunction with the EKU Faculty/Staff Scholarship for the same course.

To be eligible, applicants must:

  • Meet the criteria for diversity as outlined in EKU's Diversity Plan
  • Meet the criteria for "In-state residency"
  • Maintain a 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Be enrolled as a part-time student or have non-degree student status

*Note that the Diversity Scholarship is only offered during the fall and spring terms