Scholarship Application

Student Information

Women Leading Kentucky serves the community by offering scholarships to women attending Kentucky colleges and universities. Since 2001 nearly $200,000 has been awarded. We will begin accepting applications for 2021 scholarships in January of 2021.

APPLICATION PROCESS OPENS JANUARY 1, 2021

UNDERGRADUATE APPLICATION: 

Each year Women Leading Kentucky awards multiple 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.

Qualifications:
    • Demonstrated leadership abilities on campus/community
    • Currently enrolled full-time as a freshman, sophomore or junior
    • GPA of 3.0 or better
    • Letter of recommendation from instructor, employer or community leader
Scholarships are offered to students pursuing the following majors:
    • Finance and/or Banking
    • Engineering
    • Culinary
    • Criminal Justice, Criminology, Public Safety or Homeland Security
    • Literature, Writing, Social Work or Journalism
    • Nursing
    • All other majors

HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR APPLICATION: 

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.

Qualifications:
  • Demonstrated 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
  • Letter of recommendation from instructor, employer or community leader

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Make check payable to: Women Leading Kentucky
620 Euclid Avenue, Suite 105, Lexington, KY 40502