Governor’s Scholar Program
DUE DATE: DECEMBER 15, 2017—SUBMITT A HARD COPY TO GUIDANCE.
To be eligible to apply and be selected as a Governor's Scholar, a student must:
- Be in the 11th grade at the time of selection and intend to return to a Kentucky school district for the next school term. (Students skipping their senior year to enter college are not eligible);
- Be a current resident of Kentucky;
- Have taken the ACT, PSAT, or SAT in the 9th, 10th or 11th grades.
*Student Profile-service section, how to list time and frequency.
*Student Profile-Honors & Awards should be listed together, not separately.
*Make sure you are using the 2018 prompt for writing essay. Clearly designate prompt number at the top of writing entry page.
*Teacher & Community recommendations: Make sure the recommendations are submitted on 2018 Forms.
*The word “Optional” has been taken off the question 4 for both teacher and community recommendation forms.
*Please note the order in which you are to submit student applications/supporting documents.
******Check out the student application checklist*********