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The Eagle Assurance Scholarship has been created to help students who receive federal and state grant assistance and institutional scholarships but still have a remaining need for tuition and mandatory fees. 


This is a financial need-based scholarship for students who meet these criteria: 
  • 2021 graduates of any Kentucky high school. 
  • Are Pell Grant eligible (per the FAFSA). 
  • Enrolling as first-time, full-time student. 
  • Have a minimum high school GPA of 2.8 (4.0 scale). 
  • Live in campus housing (see for details and residency policy). 
The Eagle Assurance Scholarship is renewable if students maintain Pell Grant and KEES eligibility, full-time student status, and live on campus. 

How to Apply 

Consideration for this scholarship is automatic when you complete the Undergraduate Admission & Scholarship Application. If you have not applied for admission, apply online at If you have already applied for admission, you do not need to submit another application to be considered for the Eagle Assurance Scholarship.