Boyce College Scholarships


Students may receive only one Boyce College scholarship per academic year, and our scholarships are for tuition only. Those who apply for but do not receive the Academic Excellence Scholarship will automatically be considered for the General Scholarship.

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Below is a brief description of each Boyce College institutional scholarship. Click on the scholarship name to learn more about scholarship details and deadlines.


General Scholarship

The General Scholarship is a need-based scholarship for undergraduate students and is our most widely awarded scholarship. Awards range from $800-$2,000 per year ($400-$1,000 per semester).

Academic Excellence Scholarship

The Academic Excellence Scholarship is the most prestigious and competitive scholarship offered at Boyce College. First semester students may apply for this scholarship for their first year of study. Awards are based on high school academic achievement along with an essay competition and a short introduction video.

Boyce KEES Alternative Award

Boyce College offers students eligible to receive the Kentucky Educational Excellence Scholarship the opportunity to receive an institutional award equivalent to the amount that students would receive if they were to attend a school participating in the KEES program. Boyce KEES awards are based on the academic achievements of applicants throughout their time in high school. This award is only for new full-time, residential students at Boyce who are Kentucky residents.

F-1 International Student Scholarship

All international students with an F-1 visa status are eligible to apply for a scholarship of $2,000 ($1,000 per semester). Students must complete the College Board PROFILE by the appropriate deadline.

MK Grant

Children (under the age of 30) of current, full-time IMB or NAMB missionaries may be eligible to receive a 100% tuition grant. Student must be enrolled in full-time course study on-campus. Learn more about deadlines and stipulations on the Missions Grant Policies and Procedures page.

Click here for MK Grant application.

Boyce Leadership Scholarships

Boyce College offers a variety of scholarships to students involved in leadership positions on campus. Leadership positions are selected by the Office of Student Life and scholarships vary in award amount. In order to be eligible for a leadership position, students must have completed two semesters at Boyce College.

Contact Boyce Student Life for more details at or (502)897-4499.

*Boyce College students are eligible for only one institutional scholarship or grant per semester and all institutional scholarship/grant aid must be used towards tuition costs.

Kentucky Baptist Convention Scholarship

Those who are eligible for the Kentucky Baptist Convention Scholarship are (1) students enrolled full-time in an undergraduate or master’s level degree program (main campus), (2) student must have been a Kentucky resident for at least one-year prior to applying (residency is established by a Kentucky driver’s license), (3) student must be a member in good standing of a cooperating affiliated Baptist church with cooperation with the Kentucky Baptist Convention. Scholarships are awarded on an annual basis and are divided equally between Fall and Spring semester. Award amount is $1,000.00 per year. Award given on first-come, first-serve basis. View qualifications and deadlines here.