The UK College of Engineering Alumni Association (UKEAA) recognizes that some of the college's best assets are its students. To honor these outstanding students, the UKEAA sponsors the Alumni Leadership Scholarships to recognize and reward the demonstrated service of College of Engineering students to the college and the university. Students may self-nominate or be nominated by a faculty member. The UKEAA Board will evaluate the applications, select two (2) recipients and the UKEAA President or board representative will announce the winning recipient at the annual Tau Beta Pi Banquet held in April. Each recipient will receive a $1,000 scholarship per semester for two semesters.
ELIGIBILITY Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate engineering student with a minimum of 15 completed hours.
NOMINEE INFORMATION Name UK Student ID#
Last First Middle
Estimated total yearly expenses: Total received from scholarships:
(include books, living, tuition, etc.)
Is a parent or guardian responsible for more than 50% of your financial support?
Please complete an essay of approximately 500 words on the following topic:
Describe your most challenging obstacle and how are you currently working to (or already have) overcome it.
What character qualities have you learned or need to learn from your obstacle?
How will it prepare or benefit you in the future?