This year, 185 students received scholarships totaling $205,500 from the UK Alumni Association, a UK Alumni Association club and the Collegiate Plate Scholarship fund for the 2019-2020 academic year. They were honored at the annual UK Alumni Scholarship Celebration on Friday, Sept. 13, at the Bill Gatton Student Center.
Seventeen clubs were recognized for donating $3,000 or more to their scholarship fund in 2018-2019: Greater Ashland, Central Indiana, Chicagoland, Christian County, Clark County, Dallas/Fort Worth, Daviess County, Fayette County, Fulton County, Greater Houston, Jacksonville, Greater Louisville, McCracken County, New York City, Northern Kentucky/Greater Cincinnati, Sarasota/Suncoast and Tampa Bay.
Scholarship recipients recorded a video thanking donors for their generous gifts allowing them to attend school at the University of Kentucky. See the video below and learn more about the UK Alumni Association scholarship program by visiting www.ukalumni.net/scholarships.
Also, enjoy the following photos from Tim Webb.