About the WLK Scholarship
Women Leading KY Scholarship

Women Leading Kentucky serves the community by offering scholarships to women attending Kentucky colleges and universities. Since 2001 more than $183,000 has been awarded.

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION CLOSED

 2020 scholarship applications will be considered starting in March 2020.

CRITERIA TO QUALIFY FOR WLK SCHOLARSHIP

UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIPS: 

Each year Women Leading Kentucky awards 6-8 scholarships to female undergraduate students who demonstrate exceptional leadership abilities and are attending a Kentucky college/university. This one-time scholarship ranges from $1,000 – $1,500.

Criteria:

  • Must demonstrate leadership abilities on campus/community
  • Currently enrolled full-time as a freshman, sophomore or junior
  • GPA of 3.0 or better

HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS: 

Each year Women Leading Kentucky Board of Directors awards one scholarship to a deserving female senior attending a Kentucky High School who exhibits exceptional leadership abilities. The recipient must attend a Kentucky college or university in the upcoming fall semester to receive the one-time scholarship award ranging from $1,000-$1,500.

Criteria:

  • Must demonstrate leadership abilities on campus/community
  • High School senior enrolling in a KY college/university in the upcoming fall semester
  • GPA of 3.0 or better

*Your donations help provide scholarships for women in Kentucky colleges and universities. Help make a difference!