Women's Second Chance College Scholarship Fund

Community Foundation of Louisville

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Grant amount: Up to US $5,000

Anticipated deadline: Mar 15, 2019

Applicant type: Undergraduate Student

Funding uses: Scholarship

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: Indiana, Kentucky

Age restriction: Between 25 and 40 years of age

Gender restriction: Female

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The Women’s Second Chance College Scholarship Fund was established by Ms. Ruth Ann Tillman to provide assistance, through financial grants and mentoring, to women 25-40 years of age who have the determination and discipline to obtain a bachelors degree.

Community Foundation of Louisville is the largest charitable foundation in Kentucky with $434 million in assets and more than 1,350 different funds, each with a charitable purpose defined by its donors. In 2014, the Community Foundation made over 8,000 grants totaling $45 million to local, national and international nonprofits.

A strong advocate for philanthropy across the Commonwealth, the Community Foundation of Louisville has a network of affiliate foundations, each working to support philanthropy in their region.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.


  • Resident of Kentucky, or Southern Indiana (Clark, Crawford, Floyd, Harrison, Scott and Washington Counties)
  • Female, age 25-40
  • Have a high school diploma or GED and are committed to completing a college degree program in an agreed upon period of time
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Enrolled full or part-time to attend an accredited college, university or community college