Bluegrass Spirit Scholarship

Bluegrass Spirit Scholarship

Bluegrass Spirit Scholarship

Awarded by : University of Kentucky

Scholarship Overview

The Bluegrass Spirit Scholarship is offered by the University of Kentucky annually through its International Students Office. These scholarships are granted to degree-seeking students with specific financial needs. It’s important to note that a significant portion of the scholarship funds is derived from international student tuition.


This scholarship is applicable to Bachelor’s Degree programs, including but not limited to Bachelor of Business Administration – Marketing, Bachelor of Business Administration – Management, B.S. in Chemical Engineering, B.S. in Materials Engineering, B.S. in Electrical Engineering, B.S. in Computer Engineering, Bachelor of Business Administration – Finance, Bachelor of Science in Business Economics (BSBE), and others as listed below.

The award amount for the Bluegrass Spirit Scholarship varies each semester, and applicants are encouraged to review the scholarship application to understand the availability and amount for the specific semester.

Eligibility for the scholarship requires that students have completed the 12th grade. Additionally, international students seeking this award must undergo English language examinations and standardized tests such as TOEFL, IELTS, and SAT.


To apply for the scholarship, students are required to submit Letters of Recommendation (LOR), financial documents, and official transcripts. It is crucial for applicants to thoroughly review the application requirements to ensure a complete submission.

Applicable course, university and country

This scholarship is applicable for Bachelors Degree

This scholarship is applicable for the following courses in University of Kentucky in USA

  • Bachelor of Business Administration – Marketing

Bachelor of Arts in Architecture

  • S. in Communication

B.S. in Digital Media and Design

  • Bachelor of Business Administration – Finance

B.S. Computer Science

  • Bachelor of Business Administration – Management

B.S. in Chemical Engineering

  • MS. in Materials Engineering

B.S. Electrical Engineering

  • S. Computer Engineering

Bachelor of Science in Business Economics (BSBE)

  • S. in Physics

B.S. Mechanical Engineering

  • S. Civil Engineering

B.S. in Chemistry

  • Bachelor of Science in Accounting

B.S. in Biosystems Engineering

  • S. Mining Engineering

B.S. in Psychology

  • S. in Mathematics

B.S. in Biology

  • S. in Neuroscience

B.S. in Mathematical Economics

  • Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Economics
  • The Scholarship is applicable for all Undergrad courses offered by the university

Scholarship amount details

Max scholarship per student: USD 12,500 => Rs 10,36,750

Conversion rate used: 1 USD = Rs. 83.14 (last updated 14th November 2023)

Scholarship amount will be given: Yearly

Scholarship amount can be used for

Type of Expense Indicates if scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Tuition & Fees Scholarship amount can be used for this
Living Expense ×Not covered in scholarship
Accommodation ×Not covered in scholarship
Air Fare/Travel Expenses ×Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care ×Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover ×Not covered in scholarship
Application ×Not covered in scholarship
Others ×Not covered in scholarship
  • Award amount starts at  $5,000 $8,000, $10,000, $12,500, with an additional eligible criteria
  • The scholarship is renewable for up to four years of undergraduate studies

Student Awards

Number of students to be awarded: Varies


Scholarship Eligibility

Special Restrictions

  • No Special Restriction applicable

Exams Details

Exam name Indicates if exam is required and cutoff (if any)
TOEFL Required (minimum score 71)
IELTS Required (minimum score 6)
SAT Required (minimum score 1200)
12 Required (minimum score 3.0 GPA)



  • Must have a passed high school with the following traditional criteria (unweighted GPA) will receive the following amount:
    • 00 GPA- $5000
    • 00 & 25 ACT/1200 SAT or 3.50 – $8,000
    • 50 & 25 ACT/1200 SAT or 3.60 – $10,000
    • 50 & 30 ACT/1360 SAT or 3.80 – $12,500

Eligible student nationality

This scholarship is applicable for students from India +238 more

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Application Process for this scholarship

Application Documents

Type of documents Indicates if this type of document is required to be submitted
LOR Required
Financial/Tax Documents Required
Official transcripts Required
  • Bank Statement:
    • Bank Statementon bank letterhead is required
  • Official Transcripts:
    • All secondary school and college/university level transcripts must be submitted for review
    • The transcripts must be official and should be in the native language and also need to provide another official transcript that has been translated into English by the applicant’s secondary school or college/university
    • For evaluation of transcripts, The University of Kentucky recommends World Education Services (WES.)
  • A copy of the passport
  • ACT/SAT Scores
  • Additional documents may be requested at the time of application

Scholarship Application

Students will be auto-considered for this scholarship when they apply for the courses on which this scholarship is applicable. No separate application is needed.

Important Dates

Date Additional Details
Application final end date December 01, 2023 Not Available

Please note that these dates could be in local country times and may not be IST (Indian standard time).

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