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 6, 2021

APPLICATIONS ARE DUE BEFORE APRIL 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:
    • Sports | Media | Entertainment
    • Engineering
    • Culinary
    • Criminal Justice, Criminology, Public Safety or Homeland Security
    • Literature, Writing, Social Work or Journalism
    • 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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MAIL-IN DONATION

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