Undergraduate Scholarships

Completed applications must be received at UK Woman's Club Scholarship Committee, P.O. Box 22172, Lexington, KY  40522 or submitted via email to by March 15, 2022. Prior to applying, complete the  2022-2023 Federal Application for Student Financial Aid (FASFA). To be considered for UKWC Scholarships, finalists must participate in an interview with the UKWC Scholarship Committee.


Each year, the UK Woman's Club provides tuition scholarships for undergraduate students.  Consideration is given to non-traditional women students with unmet financial needs. The scholarship amount and the number of awards each year is contingent on funds available. UKWC members are not eligible for these scholarship awards.


Graduate Fellowships

The UKWC endowment with the University of Kentucky funds $2,000 fellowships to deserving students each year depending on funds available. The application process is administered by the Graduate School. Fellowships applications for the 2021-2022 academic year will be due at the Graduate School by October 13, 2020. They must be submitted via email to These are self-nominating, competitive fellowship awards, open to all currently enrolled, full-time or part-time Ph.D., Ed.D., D.M.A., or D.S. students.

Consideration is given to female candidates who are under-represented in their field of study. Selection is based on both academic achievement and financial needs. Criteria include Kentucky residency and a graduate grade-point average of 3.2 or above. UK Woman’s Club members and professional degree students are not eligible.