Imagine what a scholarship could do for YOU!

Scholarship Application for 2020 is closed. Scholarship Application opens November 2020 for 2021 application. Scholarship Application closes March 2021.  

A special thank you to our 2018-2020 donors

Bank of the Bluegrass

Women's Club of Central Kentucky

Bluegrass Junior Woman's Club

Wabi Sabi Threads

J Renders BBQ

Puccini's Smiling Teeth


The Lane Team at Keller Williams Bluegrass Realty

Fayette County Bar Association – Women Lawyer’s Section

Bethany Hicks State Farm Agency

CandC Industrial 

First Federal Savings Bank of Kentucky

Our board members and all donors 

Second Annual 2021 Scholarship Reception Sponsor

University of Kentucky Federal Credit Union

Traditional Bank

Bank of the Bluegrass

People Exchange Bank

Wildcat Moving




 Closes: March 1 

"Having an additional scholarship would have been helpful in me obtaining the basic necessities like food, paying for my books, etc."

— Trisha Clement Montgomery

Who We Are & What We Do

First Generation Women Achievers of the Bluegrass (FGWAB), is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to empowering first generation female students who are currently enrolled at the University of Kentucky, Bluegrass Community and Technical College, and Transylvania University and who are identified as the first in their families to earn a college degree, to further their education through financial assistance and mentoring opportunities/ programs. 


First Generation Women Achiever's of the Bluegrass, is a nonprofit 501(C)(3) organization, your gift is tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law

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