Frequently Asked Questions for the Scholarship Application

Q.1 I am majoring in Policy Analysis and Management. However, I am taking all the pre-medical requirement classes and all the basic science classes and am currently researching in a Nutritional Sciences lab on International Nutrition to become a medical doctor. Am I eligible for the Scholarship ?
  -> Yes. As long as you take all the Pre-Med requirement to become a medical doctor, you may apply for the Scholarship with the Pre-Med Major


I was a recipient two years ago and I was wondering if I could be eligible again.


-> No. Previous recipients of any KSEA scholarship are not eligible. Please check the scholarship website


For the recommendation, it says I need two recommendations. Can they be from 2 professors?


-> Yes. At least one letter must be from a college professor which means your academic advisor; the other could be from a professor or a current / former KSEA official such as Executive Committee member, local professional Chapter President, or a Councilor. Please see the scholarship website


I will be graduating this year. Am I still eligible for the 2021 KSEA scholarship for undergraduates?


-> Yes. As long as you attend in a college as of March 31, 2021 (deadline for application), you are eligible for the undergraduate scholarship.


Is there any specific format or requirement for the essay?


-> No. There is no specific format for the essay. Pease see the scholarship website for the essay topics.


Should I be a KSEA member to apply for the scholarship?


-> Yes. In order to apply for the KSEA scholarship, you must be a KSEA member. Membership fee for undergraduate is free and for Graduate is $15.00. The scholarship website will direct you how to apply for KSEA membership or visit