Boyce KEES Alternative Award


Students enrolled in a residential undergraduate degree program are eligible to receive a financial award equivalent to the amount of KEES money they are eligible to receive through the Kentucky Educational Excellence Scholarship. Award amounts range from $125 to $2,500 per year dependent upon their academic achievements during high school. Specific information about award amounts can be located here.


  • Students must be full-time (12+ paid credit hours) and must be taking courses at our main campus in Louisville. Online students are not eligible to apply. Students taking both on-campus and Internet courses are eligible to apply if enrolled in a greater number of on-campus hours than online hours.
  • Students must be admitted into a degree program. Non-degree seeking students are not eligible to receive institutional financial aid.
  • Students must maintain good academic standing for eligibility. Students on academic warning, academic probation, or disciplinary probation are not eligible to apply.
  • Students must meet the requirements set forth by the KHEAA to be eligible to receive the award. Detailed requirements regarding eligibility can be found here.

How to Receive the Award

  • Students eligible to receive this award must complete the form below.
  • Students can work with their high school guidance office to create and access their KEES account. From that account, students can create a snapshot of their award and report it to Boyce.
  • Students who report their eligibility via the form below will then have the award added to their student account.
  • Annual awards are split between the Fall and Spring semester. Students beginning in the Spring will qualify for 1/2 of the annual award.
  • Contact the Admissions Office with any questions.


  • Early Fall Applicants: January 1
  • New Students: July 1 (fall entrance), January 1 (spring entrance)

If you have any questions, please emailĀ

KEES Alternative Award Application

  • Drop files here or
    If you are homeschooled, upload a screenshot of your SAT or ACT.