Local Scholarship Opportunities

The Community Foundation of Louisville - The Community Foundation of Louisville offers a searchable database of scholarship funding available to students from the Louisville area. Donors have created over 80 endowment funds that support hundreds of scholarships each year. Each scholarship is unique, and they support students with a variety of backgrounds, ages, educational goals and economic status. Eligibility requirements and contact information vary for each scholarship. For application materials and additional information, please contact the person or institution mentioned in the scholarship listing. Scholarships vary from those given to graduates of Louisville public high schools to international students who want to attend local colleges and universities.

The Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (also includes information about paying for college) - The Commonwealth of Kentucky has several financial aid programs that are administered by the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA). KHEAA was established by an act of the General Assembly in 1966 to enhance higher education opportunities for Kentucky students. Since its creation, the agency has helped hundreds of thousands of students pay for their higher education.

Don’t forget to check with Financial Aid at Bellarmine here as they have may be able to help provide institutional scholarship opportunities.