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Kentucky State Police Trooper Island summer camp awards eight $1,000 college scholarships

Trooper Island Camp, a free summer camp for 10 to 12-year-olds, owned and operated by the Kentucky State Police, has announced its 2018 college scholarship winners. Each recipient will receive $1,000 to help defray the costs of higher education. Trooper Island Camp Commander Jonathan Biven says the scholarship program was established in 2010 for qualifying high school seniors with plans to attend...

Community Foundation of Louisville to offer more than $1.3 million in college scholarships in 2018-19

The Community Foundation of Louisville (CFL) will award over $1.3 million in college scholarships for the 2018-19 academic year through its nearly 100 funds. CFL began accepting applications on Dec. 15, with most due by March 15. Individual awards will range from $500-$10,000. Since 2000, CFL and its affiliate community foundations have awarded scholarships totaling more than $14 million to students...

Applications for Kentucky Farm Bureau’s college scholarships of up to $4,000 available now

The holiday season may have just come to a close, but Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) has one more gift to give to a select number of high school seniors across the state – college scholarships. Later this spring, the KFB Education Foundation will award college scholarships ranging from $400 to $4,000 to 87 high school seniors pursuing a four-year degree. To be considered, students must complete the...