RELATES TO: KRS 164.744, 164.748(6), (7), (14), 164.753(3), 164.751
STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 164.748(4), 164.754(3)
NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: The Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority has established a program of recognition awards and scholarships to recognize and reward academic excellence. Such recognition awards and scholarships will be offered to students who demonstrate the highest capabilities for successful college study. The purpose of this administrative regulation is to establish the criteria for eligibility and selection of applicants, establish award amounts, and delineate administrative responsibilities under the program.
Section 1. A program of recognition awards and scholarships is hereby established by the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA) to be known as the Kentucky Distinguished Student Recognition and Scholarship Award Program. This program shall be administered in accordance with the 1987-88 Kentucky Distinguished Student Recognition and Scholarship Award Program Guidelines, incorporated herein by reference. A copy of said guidelines shall be provided by KHEAA to all Kentucky high school counselors and participating colleges and universities.
Section 2. In order for an eligible college or university to participate in this program, the institution must execute a participation agreement. (13 Ky.R. 98; eff. 8-12-1986; Am. 1617; eff. 4-14-87.)