Piper Coleman

McConnell Scholar Class of 2025


Piper Coleman, of Bowling Green, Ky., is a member of the McConnell Scholar Class of 2025 at the University of Louisville. She studies geography, political science, and philosophy. 

Honors & Awards

  • Betty & David Jones Scholar
  • University of Louisville Honors Scholars Program
  • University of Louisville Dean's Scholar

Campus & Extracurricular Involvement

  • Co-Director, Engage Lead Serve Board  (ELSB) Cards Lead Program
  • ELSB Freshman LEAD Program
  • Student Success Ambassador

Internships & Work Experience

  • Legal Assistant, Cotton Wolfinbarger & Associates
  • Literacy Mentor, Decode Project
  • Research Assistant, UofL Health Equity Hub 
  • Editing Intern, Miracle Monocle Literary Magazine

Community Service

  • Volunteer, SOUL Day of Service
  • Literacy Volunteer, Mighty Oak Academy

High School

Piper is a graduate of South Warren High School, where she served as Beta Club President, swam on the varsity swim team, and served as a student council representative.

The McConnell Scholarship will undoubtedly provide a unique and invaluable college experience. By participating in seminars, engaging with speakers, and aiding in service events, I will grow personally and professionally. I am very grateful to have received the scholarship and am excited for the rest of my time as a scholar.