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Imagine what a scholarship could do for YOU!

Community Partners:

A special thank you to our community partners for
supporting our mission:

Women's Club of Central Kentucky
Bluegrass Junior Woman's Club
J Renders BBQ
Puccini's Smiling Teeth
High on Art and Coffee
Coffee Times
A Cup of Commonwealth
North Lime Donuts
Donut Days 
Good Foods
More Than A Bakery
The Lane Team at Keller Williams Bluegrass Realty
Debra Hensley State Farm Agent
Bethany Hicks State Farm Agency
Caitlin Mittle, Realtor at Re/Max Elite Realty Fayette County
Bar Association-Women Lawyer's Section
Fayette County Bar Foundation
First Federal Savings Bank of Kentucky
Bank of the Bluegrass
UK Federal Credit Union
Peoples Exchange Bank
Members Heritage Credit Union
Jim Richardson, Morgan Stanley
John T Lane and Associates, LLC
Lexington Rotary Club
Kiwanis Club of Lexington
Marksbury Family Foundation
Murry Foundation
UK Healthcare
RJ Corman Railroad Group
Momentum Construction
C and C Industrial
Clark Energy Cooperative 
Bluegrass Energy
Kathryn Hansen
Wildcat Moving 
Traditional Bank
Peoples Exchange Bank
Lane and Company
Our board members and all donors 



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. 
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