Dyllan Tipton

McConnell Scholar Class of 2026


Dyllan Tipton, of Taylorsville, Ky., is a member of the McConnell Scholar Class of 2026 at the University of Louisville. He is studying political science.

Honors & Awards

  • UofL Trustees Scholar

Campus & Extracurricular Involvement

  • UofL Honors Program

Internship & Work Experience

  • 2019 Susan B. Anthony List Intern
  • 2020 Sen. McConnell Campaign Intern 
  • 2021 and 2022 Constitutional Page for KY House of Representatives
  • Walmart Front End Service

High School

Dyllan Tipton is a 2022 graduate of Spencer County High School, where he served as the President of his Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) chapter and his class Vice President. He was involved in National Honor Society, Academic Team, and theatre. Dyllan was also named an A.P. Scholar during his time in High School. 


Becoming a McConnell Scholar has fulfilled a dream of mine. The McConnell Scholars Program will build me as a person and guide me throughout the rest of my life, and I am beyond blessed to have this opportunity alongside my fellow scholars.