Alumni Scholarships

Rodney Williams Scholarship
Deadline: March 15, 2015

This program was developed for the children and grandchildren of UofL alumni to honor of the University of Louisville's long-term Alumni Association Director, Rodney Williams Jr. The scholarship selection is determined by a committee.

The Rodney Williams Legacy Scholarship application will be available January 15 for first-time freshmen enrolling in fall 2015.  The deadline to apply is March 15. Additionally, a completed admission application must be on file by the February 15 priority deadline.

Scholarships are one-time awards, generally in the amount of $1,000, and are generally awarded to about individual 12 students.  The student's application materials, academic credentials, financial need, and other factors as determined by committee will be used to make scholarship decisions.

    Requirements:
    • Must be a child or grandchild of a UofL graduate. This also includes the institutions that merged with UofL such as Jefferson School of Law, the medical and dental residency programs, Kentucky Southern College and Louisville Municipal College.
    • Incoming, first-time student
    • 3.0 high school GPA
    • Must be a full-time student for the semester in which the scholarship is awarded
    Additional Materials:
    • Resume, highlighting school, community, and civic activities, honors, and leadership roles
    • 300-word essay: How has the University of Louisville impacted your life? How do you see it impacting it in the future?

    Alumni Club Scholarships

    The University of Louisville Alumni Association and its regional and national clubs have established several scholarship funds for students. Each program has various qualifications and deadlines. Learn more.

      There are additional Alumni Association scholarships available.  For additional information, please go here.