Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority

Seniors: What’s your next step?

It soon will be a time of new beginnings for this year’s high school seniors. Even though their senior year hasn’t been what they anticipated, now is the time to be following through with plans for what comes next in their lives.

By |2020-12-21T09:14:23-05:00January 5, 2021|

Check out the new FAFSA guide

There is a newly updated FAFSA Completion Guide for the 2019-2020 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) from the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority.

By |2018-10-25T15:50:47-04:00November 1, 2018|

Scholarship helps high school students take dual credit classes

Kentucky high school juniors and seniors have until May 15 to apply for a scholarship to help pay for dual credit classes taken at a Kentucky college or university. The Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority’s (KHEAA) Mary Jo Young Scholarship provides assistance with tuition and textbook expenses for up to two classes each semester. Scholarships can only be used in [...]

By |2016-03-09T16:26:59-05:00March 10, 2016|

Examining dual credit inequities in Kentucky

Education Commissioner Terry Holliday Dual credit is one of several strategies that has proven effective in helping more students reach college- and career-readiness and achieve success at the postsecondary level. So, it makes sense to fully utilize this strategy to help us reach our goal of college/career-readiness for all students and our ultimate goal of a better-prepared workforce. [...]

By |2020-05-07T16:09:30-04:00September 9, 2014|

“Promote Your School” student scholarship contest underway

A rising junior at one of Kentucky’s public or private high schools will win a $500 scholarship and a photo shoot at his or her school through the “Promote Your School” scholarship contest, sponsored by the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA). To enter, the student must submit an essay about one of these subjects: What my aspiration for my [...]

By |2014-03-06T09:15:02-05:00March 6, 2014|

Kentucky high school junior may win scholarship, photo shoot

A junior at one of Kentucky’s public or private high schools will win a $500 scholarship and a photo shoot at his or her school through the “Promote Your School” scholarship contest, sponsored by the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA). To enter, the student must submit an essay about the biggest challenge facing high school students. The essay must [...]

By |2013-07-03T10:29:54-04:00July 25, 2013|

Second-grade teacher wins iPad from KHEAA

West Marion Elementary (Marion County) teacher Stacy Bartley is the winner of the February iPad giveaway by the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA). The contest was open to Kentucky residents who “liked” the KHEAA Facebook page, online at www.facebook.com/KHEAA, and answered a question about college. Bartley was presented with the iPad at the Washington County Public Library in Springfield [...]

By |2019-10-02T13:38:14-04:00March 21, 2013|

Kentucky college planning site has updated look, navigation

Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA), like the Kentucky Department of Education, has redesigned its website. The website is arranged for visitors to navigate by audience or by topic. The enhanced site provides students, parents and others information they need to successfully navigate career exploration, college preparation and financial aid processes. KHEAA staff spent a year designing, programming and decreasing [...]

By |2012-10-31T11:33:55-04:00November 1, 2012|

Kentucky high school junior may win scholarship, photo shoot

A junior at one of Kentucky’s public or private high schools will win a $500 scholarship and a photo shoot at his or her school through the “Promote Your School” scholarship contest, sponsored by the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA). To enter, the student must submit an essay about the biggest challenge facing high school students. The essay must [...]

By |2020-04-22T15:41:15-04:00July 26, 2012|
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