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Melanie Coomer with Lauren Gerkins, recipient of the Frank Leo Coomer-Preston S. Miller Memorial Scholarship

Barbara Gary with recipient of the Billy Joe Gary Golf Scholarship, William Thomas Sargent

Dr. Scott Harris and Christopher Allpress, recipient of the Charles W. Smith Music Scholarship

Mike Simpson with Kendra Griffin, recipient of the Norman Simpson Memorial Scholarship

Nearly 6,000 students receive some scholarship funding at WKU, totaling more than $29 million in financial assistance for deserving students. Of that total, more than $5.6 million is provided in private support from the College Heights Foundation. The CHF is proud to be home to more than 1,200 scholarship funds that each hold their own unique story. These scholarships are made possible through the generosity of alumni and friends who believe in the importance of education. Visit the donor profiles on TOPDollar to learn more about the namesake of each scholarship fund.

For WKU students who are interested in scholarship assistance, be sure to check out Academic Merit Scholarships to see what scholarships you may automatically be eligible to receive, and then visit TOPDollar to complete a general scholarship application and learn more about all of the scholarship opportunities that exist at this comprehensive scholarship source.                       

View a list of all our scholarship funds

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 Last Modified 2/2/18