Scholarship Donations

Invest in Future Leaders!

Announcing

2021 Scholarship Recipients

Jayla McCoy

Mechanical Engineering
University of Kentucky

Sponsor: Toyota Motor Manufacturing KY

Haven Jacob

Biomedical Sciences
Eastern Kentucky University

Sponsor: Leadership

Kathleen Fitzpatrick

Accounting & Finance
Eastern Kentucky University

Sponsor: City National Bank

Nicole Weidig

Exercise Science
Northern Kentucky University

Sponsor: Jayne Hancock Memorial

Brittany Straus

Social Work
Northern Kentucky University

Sponsor: WLK Founder’s Scholarship

Nicole S. 

Culinary Arts
Jefferson Community College

Sponsor: J. Render’s Southern Table & Bar

Alayna Allen

Graduate of Eastern High School | Louisville
Attending University of Kentucky Fall 2021

Sponsor: WLK Board of Directors

Sponsored Scholarships

To Be Awarded in 2021

Women Leading Kentucky believes that education is a powerful equalizer. We are deeply committed to empowering women enrolled in Kentucky colleges and universities to become leaders, and scholarships are a critical tool towards achieving this goal. Together with our generous donors, we have helped more than 160 students with nearly $200,000 donated to advance their education. Awards are made to women who display extraordinary leadership.

Jayne Hancock

Jayne Hancock Memorial

Sports | Media | Entertainment

$1,500

 

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In Memory of Our Friend Jayne

The WLK Scholarship Program was dear to Jayne’s heart, as awards go to the next generation of women leaders. Honor Jayne by making a donation to benefit a female student studying sports, media or entertainment at a Kentucky college.

We are humbled by Jayne’s passion in giving back to her community and grateful to Elayne for making this possible!

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Janet Holloway 2

Founder’s Scholarship

Honoring Janet Holloway

Journalism | English | Social Work | Arts

$100

Goal: $1,500

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Founder | Visionary | Author

This scholarship honors Janet’s many years of committed service through her leadership at Women Leading Kentucky as Founder, Executive Director, Co-Chair of the Advisory Council, and Advisory Council emerita member.

Providing support to future leaders recognizes Janet’s vision to connect, inspire and empower women.

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Women Leading KY Scholarship

Leadership

$150

Goal: $1,500

J. Render’s Southern Table & Bar

Culinary

$1,000

Woman Leading Kentucky Board of Directors

High School Student

$250

Goal: $1,500

Women Leading KY Scholarship

Leadership

$1,500

Board of Directors

High School Student

$1,500

Testimonials

From Scholarship Winners