Making Democracy Work

LWV Wichita Education and Scholarship Fund

We make voting easier through varied voter education programs.

Educating Voters

The League of Women Voters Education and Scholarship Fund conducts voter service and citizen education activities. It is a nonpartisan, nonprofit public policy educational organization, which:

  • Builds citizen participation in the democratic process.

  • Studies key community issues at all government levels in an unbiased manner.

  • Enables people to seek positive solutions to public policy issues through education and conflict management.

Donations to the Education and Scholarship Fund, a 501(c)(3)corporation, are fully tax-deductible where allowed by law. Checks may be written to the League of Women Voters Education Fund and sent to P.O. Box 2411, Wichita, KS 67201

Scholarships

Annually award scholarship to local college students who contribute to our community and have an interest in participating in social or government studies.

The League of Women Voters of Wichita is now accepting scholarship applications for 2017. Every year the Wichita League advertises the scholarship to local schools: Friends University, Newman University, and Wichita State University. The scholarship is open to any student enrolled in public administration, political science, government, public policy, history, or pre law. Also, students who are in leadership roles or student body government are encouraged to apply. The scholarship to be awarded will be up to $2,000 and is non-renewable. However, eligible students are encouraged to reapply the following year.

Click here to download the application.

To apply, please submit application materials to: League of Women Voters of Wichita, ATTN: Wendy Kabler, Scholarship Chair, P.O. Box 2411, Wichita, KS 67202

Applications are reviewed by the LWV Wichita Scholarship Committee.

Questions? Phone Wendy Kabler at (316) 209-0359 or e-mail her at WKabler7@gmail.com.