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Ryle HS Graduate Receives Full Ride To U Of L

Posted On August 15, 2017

By Travis Thayer

Josh Puthoff (center) accepts a full scholarship from the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet. Photo provided.

(Erlanger, Ky.) – A 2017 graduate of Larry A. Ryle High School has earned a prestigious scholarship.

Josh Puthoff, of Erlanger, was recently selected to receive a full scholarship from the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet to pursue a degree in Civil Engineering at the University of Louisville.

The KYTC scholarship was established in 1948 and has been awarded to more than 1,800 students in the Commonwealth.

Students are chosen based on performance in high school, ACT scores, aptitude in math and science and an interest in engineering as a major.

Currently, the scholarship is worth $51,200 for a Bachelor’s of Science in Civil Engineering Degree.

The scholarship will also allow Puthoff to work for the KYTC in the summer months, in addition to having a full-time job offer upon graduation.