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Eagle Scout Scholarship: This is a need-based scholarship up to one-half tuition for outstanding young men who have obtained the rank of Eagle Scout through the Boy Scouts of America. Students must be a first-time, full-time freshman and meet the following requirements: obtained the rank of Eagle Scout by age 18, a minimum ACT composite score of 24, a minimum 3.00 cumulative high school grade point average, and acceptance for admission to Lindsey Wilson. In addition, applicants must submit a letter of reference from a Boy Scouting official and one other source, and a written essay on how scouting has benefited him. A maximum of five (5) Eagle Scout Scholarships will be awarded.

Girl Scout Gold Award Scholarship: This is a need-based scholarship up to one-half tuition for outstanding young women who have obtained the highest award that a Girl Scout may earn through the Girl Scouts of the USA. Students must be a first-time, full-time freshman and meet the following requirements: obtain the gold award by age 18, a minimum ACT composite score of 24, a minimum 3.0 cumulative high school grade point average, and acceptance for admission to Lindsey Wilson College. In addition, applicants must submit a letter of reference from a Girl Scout official and one other source, and a written essay on how scouting has benefited her. A maximum of five (5) Girl Scout Gold Award Scholarships will be awarded. 

LWC Achievement Scholarship: This need-based scholarship is available to first-time, full-time freshmen. Students with a composite ACT score of 18 or above and a cumulative high school GPA of 3.0 or above may qualify for this scholarship. 

Award for Excellence: This is a need-based scholarship awarded to first time, full-time freshmen who are National Merit Semifinalists and National Achievement Semifinalists. Students with a minimum ACT composite score of 24 and a minimum high school GPA of 3.0 may receive up to a full tuition scholarship. Students with an ACT composite of less than 24 or a high school GPA of less than 3.0 may receive up to one-half tuition scholarship. 

Honor Scholarship: This need-based scholarship is awarded to first-time, full-time freshmen who have graduated in the top 10% of their high school class. Up to $1,000 per year will be awarded and will be available as long as the student meets academic scholarship requirements. 

Junior Miss Scholarship: This is a need-based academic scholarship up to one-half tuition per year for outstanding young women who are Junior Miss Scholastic Pageant winners from Kentucky. Students must be a first-time, full-time freshman with a minimum 3.00 cumulative high school grade point average and acceptance for admission to Lindsey Wilson. Note: Recipients will receive only one scholarship regardless of the number of pageants the student has won or competed in for the state of Kentucky. 

Additional categories for Junior Miss scholarship opportunities include:

  • Scholastic Winner: Up to one-half tuition each year for four years.
  • First Place Winner: Up to one-half tuition each year for four years.
  • First Runner-Up: Up to $3,500 per year for four years.
  • Second Runner-Up: Up to $3,000 per year for four years.
  • Non-placing Participants: Up to $2,000 per year for four years. 

These scholarships are renewable for four years and will be available as long as the student meets academic scholarship requirements as stated in this catalog. 

Kentucky Educational Excellence Scholarship (KEES): This program is administered by the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA) which offers Kentucky high school students an opportunity to earn college scholarships. This scholarship is based upon ACT scores and high school grade point averages. Students who have met the academic requirements for KEES will have their accounts automatically credited according to the amount they have earned. Students do not have to apply for a KEES award; it is sent automatically to the College once the college notifies KHEAA the student is enrolled. 

Kentucky Governor Scholar Scholarship: This is a need-based scholarship awarded to first-time, full-time freshmen who are selected as a Kentucky Governor Scholar. Students with a composite ACT score of 24 and a minimum high school GPA of 3.0 may receive up to a full tuition scholarship. Students with a composite ACT score of less than 24 or a high school GPA of less than 3.0 may receive up to one-half tuition scholarship. 

Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship: This is a need-based scholarship awarded to students who have been members of Phi Theta Kappa at a community college and are transferring to Lindsey Wilson College. Students must have earned a minimum of 60 credit hours with a minimum 3.5 cumulative grade point average. Proof of Phi Theta Kappa membership is required. Students must also submit an essay to the Office of Student Financial Services describing their experience as a member of Phi Theta Kappa. 

Rogers Scholar Scholarship: This is a need-based scholarship awarded to first-time, full-time freshmen who are selected as a Rogers Scholar. Students with a composite ACT score of 24 and a minimum high school GPA of 3.0 or above may receive up to a full tuition scholarship. Students with a composite ACT score of less than 24 or a high school GPA of less than 3.0 may receive up to one-half tuition scholarship.

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