BG Business Women is proud to offer member assistance with continuing Professional Development goals as well as a scholarship to a female undergraduate student. Our Professional Development award is available for a member in good standing to help offset the cost of attending conventions, classes and workshops to help further their business goals.

Applications are available at monthly membership meetings. Eligible awards are submitted in the form of reimbursement for professional development already attended and/or completed. 

Each quarter, we will award up to $250 to one member and one female college student who has applied for the award. Applications are linked below.

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

    • A candidate must be a member in good standing with no lapse in member dues or late payments.
    • Must provide a receipt and/or proof of registration for the event in question prior to receiving funds.
    • Financial need may be a determining factor.

Application deadlines:

    • 1st Quarter Deadline March 31
    • 2nd Quarter Deadline June 30
    • 3rd Quarter Deadline September 30
    • 4th Quarter Deadline December 31

Student Requirements
     Scholarship Qualifications:

    • A female attending a college in Southcentral Kentucky as a part time or full-time student
    • Completed a minimum of 24 hours at the time of applying or be of sophomore status
    • Be in good standing with the college/university
    • GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale

Completed applications will be evaluated, as scholarships become available, on a quarterly basis.

NOTE: Illegible and incomplete applications will not be considered.