Scholarships Offered by the College
The College of Liberal Arts & Sciences offers a number of awards each year to outstanding undergraduates, ranging from $500 to $1000. The application deadline is February 1 for the next academic year. For more information, visit KU Financial Aid and Scholarships.
Information regarding graduate student funding can be found on the Graduate Studies website.
The John S. and Yoshino Harmon Multicultural Scholars Award in American Studies
American Studies offers an endowed scholarship in memory of the parents of former KU professor Chico Herbison and Tanya Farmer. Chico Herbison is a first-generation college student who earned four degrees at KU, including a Ph.D. in American Studies in 2006. He taught African and African-American studies at KU from 1998 through 2007, and served as faculty adviser for the Freshman-Sophomore Advising Center from 2002 to 2005. He now teaches at The Evergreen State College.