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Earn Up To $2,400 For College! 

Students who earn dual credit through EKU can virtually double their investment, earning up to $2,400 additional scholarship dollars* for getting good grades and bringing those credits to EKU.  Students taking Advanced Placement (AP) can also earn dollars* for their test-score earned credits. 

Earn up to $300 per course/exam score credit. Enter the number of EKU course grades and AP scores you have earned (or hope to earn) to see your potential award amount appear.

EKU Dual Credit Course

A = $300          B = $225         C = $150

Advanced Placement (AP) Exam Score

5 = $300          4 = $225          3 = $150


*One time award to high schools seniors who enroll at EKU as a new freshmen in the first fall term following their graduation from high school. Maximum award $2,400, in addition to any Merit Scholarships earned. Total aid cannot exceed cost of attendance, in such cases institutional awards, such as Study Strong, may be reduced. Student must be enrolled full-time at EKU to recieve the award.

If you have questions, please contact the EKU Scholarship Office at