Beginning Freshmen Scholarships Fall 2017
Western Kentucky University awards merit-based scholarships to incoming undergraduate students based on their academic achievements.
Eligibility criteria, application deadlines, and other pertinent information are provided per scholarship categories.
Checklist for Applying for Beginning Freshmen Scholarships
1) Complete Admissions application and submit any supporting materials (i.e., ACT scores, official high school transcript)
2) Complete TOPDollar general scholarship application
3) Complete Honors application (if qualify to compete for Cherry Presidential)
Deadlines for Beginning Freshmen Scholarships
Cherry Presidential: December 1
Academic Merit and Targeted Awards: January 15
**TOPDollar General Application: February 1 **NOTE: TOPDollar Deadline is December 1 for Cherry Presidential Applicants
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