Kentucky Colonel’s Better Life Scholarship

At least one student in each of the 16 KCTCS college districts will be selected to receive the Kentucky Colonel's Better Life Scholarship to cover tuition, books, and other educational expenses. Eligibility: -Recipients must be a Kentucky resident-Must attend school full time, pursue an associate degree-Must be a single working parent with one or more children under the age of 12-Demonstrate enthusiasm for learning and potential for academic success-Demonstrate financial need not met by other sources-This scholarship is automatically renewable for the second year provided the student meets satisfactory academic progress criteria and remains enrolled full-timeFor more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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Award Amount: $2,500
Competitive: Yes
Essay required: Yes

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