Allison Boarman, of Owensboro, Ky., is a member of the McConnell Scholar Class of 2023 at the University of Louisville. She is pursuing a major in political science and a minor in politics, philosophy and economics.
Campus & Extracurricular Involvement
- Vice Chair of Engaging Issues, UofL Student Activities Board, 2020-2021
- Secretary, Arts & Sciences Freshmen Council, 2019-2020
Memberships & Awards
- Vogt Scholar
- UofL Honors Society
- 2019-2020 Humana Foundation Health Leader
Allison is a graduate of Daviess County High School where she was secretary of Young Democrats, National Honor Society and student government. She was also a member of Y-Club, Beta Club and Impact 100, a regular volunteer at Girls Inc. and a participant in the McConnell Center’s 2018 Young Leaders Academy. She received the John Yarmuth Book Award, the Flora Hornbeck Scholarship and the John B. and Brownie Young Scholarship.
I am ecstatic to have earned a place among the Class of 2023 McConnell Scholars. To be chosen for this prestigious award is a tremendous and humbling honor. Among other things, I eagerly anticipate the multitude of educational and service opportunities that the University of Louisville McConnell Center will provide.