Academic Excellence/Financial Need Scholarships

These awards are based on academic achievement and demonstrated financial need. Several of these scholarships are awarded to Kentucky residents only.

Class of 1969 
Awarded to third-year and fourth- year students; FAFSA required (not renewable)

College of Medicine Class of 1974 Endowed 
Awarded to an entering first-year student; academic excellence; FAFSA required (renewable)

John W. Collins, Sr., MD and Peggie H. Collins and Family Scholarship
Awarded to a first-year Kentucky student (renewable)

Dr. Jamie Jacobs Medical Student 
Awarded to an entering first-year student; academic excellence; FAFSA required (renewable)

Dr. William C. and Doris M. Ellis 
Awarded to an entering first-year student; academic excellence; FAFSA required (renewable)

Abner Golden, MD
Awarded to an entering first-year Kentucky student; FAFSA required; (renewable)

Dr. Thomas Jefferson Griffith Medical 
Awarded to an entering first-year student; FAFSA required (renewable)

Diane Gussler-Lobach, MD Endowed
Awarded to an entering first-year student; FAFSA required (renewable) 

Robert B. & Helen P. Jewell Foundation
Awarded to an entering first-year student; FAFSA required (renewable)  

Dorothy and Edwin H. Munich Memorial 
Awarded to a fourth-year medical student; academic excellence; FAFSA required

Dr. R. Todd and Patricia Sweeney
Awarded to a rising second-year Kentucky student; minimum 3.0 GPA and FAFSA required for consideration 

Byron Young, MD
Awarded to Kentucky student(s); FAFSA required