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Governor's Scholars Program

Governor's Scholars Program

Amount: Full tuition for 8 semesters (4 years)

Number Awarded: May Be Limited

Priority Deadline to Apply: February 1st

Award Notice: Rolling

Eligibility: All GSP alums must have a minimum of a 25 composite on the ACT and a minimum of unweighted high school GPA of a 3.75 to qualify for this scholarship. In order to maintain the scholarship, the Scholar must be enrolled full time here at EKU and keep a 3.0 cumulative GPA.

Please keep in mind that you will be offered the merit scholarship with the highest, monetary value in which you qualify for based on your ACT and unweighted high school GPA. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our office at 859-622-8032 or email us at

Governor School for the Arts Music Scholarship

Amount: $1000 to full tuition 4-year scholarships based on music audition.
Number Awarded: Unlimited
Deadline: Audition prior to March 1st
Award Notice: Rolling
Eligibility: All GSA alumni who plan to major in music.  Must have at least a 3.0 GPA and a minimum 20 ACT to qualify.  Must be admitted by March 1st.  Recipients must be fully admitted to EKU prior to being offered an award and must maintain an overall 2.5 GPA.  Students may NOT receive both a GSA music scholarship and a regular music scholarship.  For more information, please contact Dr. Connie Rhoades via email at  

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