Scholarships

​A variety of scholarships are available through the College, the University and even outside private organizations and foundations. The College encourages students to thoroughly investigate the types of funding opportunities that are available. This web page will provide additional information about scholarships organized and managed at the University of Kentucky.

UKCOP Scholarship Programs

Scholarships for academic excellence are available after the first professional year. Requirements include a GPA of 3.5 or higher in the College of Pharmacy. Average scholarship amount: $1,000. Applications are made available through the UK COP Office of Academic & Student Affairs, generally at the beginning of the Fall Semester.

A variety of scholarships recognizing academic and professional achievements, career interests and other student characteristics are also available to students after the first professional year. Applications are made available through the UK COP Office of Academic & Student Affairs, generally at the beginning of the Fall Semester.

Continuing Undergraduate Scholarships

Students with a Kentucky (KEES) or UK (Legacy, Presidential, Singletary, Governor, Robinson) undergraduate scholarship such as those noted here (or others) may be able to continue that scholarship for a period of time depending on the criteria set by that scholarship. Contact the scholarship administrator directly or contact Sandy Copher in the UK Academic Scholarships office with questions regarding your eligibility to continue to receive the scholarship while in the PharmD program.

Scholarship Questions

UK Pharmacy Scholarships information:
Rene Maldonado
114 Lee T. Todd, Jr. Building
UK College of Pharmacy
859-257-5304
email: a.rene@uky.edu

UK Undergraduate Scholarship information:
Sandy Copher
UK Office of Academic Scholarships
217 Funkhouser Building
Lexington, KY 40506-0054
859-257-4198

KEES Scholarship information:
Terri Thomas
UK Office of Student Financial Aid
128 Funkhouser Bldg.
Lexington, KY 40506-0054
859-257-3172, ext. 230