Western KY University Changes Scholarship Program

Beginning next fall, Western Kentucky University will no longer use ACT scores to award most scholarships for incoming freshmen.The Daily News reports university President Timothy Caboni announced Tuesday that students with a grade point average of 3.0 or higher will be eligible for scholarship money. He says the minimum award will be $2,500 per year and that will increase with a higher GPA.Caboni says dropping the ACT score requirements from most scholarships emphasizes performance over four years of high school instead of one day of testing.

Source: MG News

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