Western Hills High School: 100 Doctors Drive, Frankfort, KY 40601
Phone: 502-875-8400 | Fax: 502-227-4568


Horse Farm Workers' Educational Assistance Fund

If any senior is a child of a full-time thoroughbred horse farm employee in central Kentucky, and is applying to the University of Kentucky as a first generation college attendee from their family, he or she may be eligible for one of several scholarships.  All applicants must have submitted the FAFSA application to be considered.  Any interested applicant must contact Muffy Stuart at mstuart727@msn.com or call 859-269-1719, no later than January 20.
   In addition, there is an annual scholarship, which has a July 1 deadline.  This scholarship offers assistance toward tuition only, to children of full-tim thoroughbred horse farm workers for post-high school education at any college, university, or technical school, in-state or out-of-state.  These annual scholarships are awarded based on need, merit, and a personal interview.  Interested students can use the above mentioned contact information to request an application.

Kentucky Federation of Republican Women

The Kentucky Federation of Republican Women grants a $1,500.00 scholarship to a college-bound high school senior girl who has been politically active within the Republican Party.  The qualified applicant will graduate from a Kentucky high school in 2017, is or will be a registered Republican and plans to enroll at an accredited college or university in Kentucky.  Applications are available in the Guidance Office.  The completed application must be mailed with a postmark no later than April 2, 2018.

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

The HSF Scholarship is designed to assist students of Hispanic heritage obtain a college degree. Scholarships are available, on a competitive basis, to: high school seniors, undergraduate students (all years), community college students transferring to four year universities; graduate students. Awards are based on merit; amounts range from $500 to $5,000, based on relative need, among the Scholars selected.


  • Must be of Hispanic Heritage
  • Minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for High School Students
  • Minimum of 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for College and Graduate Students
  • Plan to enroll Full-Time in an accredited, not-for-profit, 4-year university, or graduate school, during the FALL of a scholarship cycle (year)
  • U.S. Citizen, Permanent Legal Resident, DACA or Eligible Non-Citizen (as defined by FAFSA)
  • Complete FAFSA or state based financial aid application (if applicable)

 The application opens January 1, 2018, and closes March 31, 2018. Scholarship recipients will be selected in June 2018. For more information visit hsf.net.

Conservation of Natural Resources Scholarship

ELIGIBILITY: Applicant must be an agriculture student graduating high school or college student majoring or planning to major in agriculture. High school students must have a minimum grade point average of 2.5. College students must have a minimum grade point average of 2.0 the first year (2 semesters) in college and a 2.5 grade point average each year thereafter.

Applications are available in the Guidance Office.  The application must include two letters of recommendation, a high school or college transcript, and a 200-300 word essay describing what you foresee as the future of agriculture and the important issues facing the agriculture community.

Applications, letters of recommendation, grade transcript, and essay should be returned to the Franklin County Conservation District, 103 Lakeview Court, Frankfort, KY 40601 no later than ­­­­­June 1, 2018.

Kentucky Manufactured Housing Institute Scholarship

Eligible participants must live in modular or manufactured homes who desire to further his/her education.  Applications are available in the Guidance Office.  All entries must be postmarked by April 1, 2018.

Friends of Paul Sawyier Public Library Scholarship

Applicants must be a resident of Franklin County enrolling as first year student at an accredited college, university, technical or community college for the upcoming school year.  Applications are available in the Guidance Office.  Deadline for submission is April 18, 2018.

Frankfort Branch NAACP Scholarship

Applicants must be a resident of Frankfort or Franklin County and will be a 2018 senior graduate of a public high school, with a minimum 2.5 cummulative GPA.  Applications are available in the Guidance Office.  Deadline for submission is April 20, 2018.

Meridian Sun Lodge No. 26 Scholarship

Applicant must be a Franklin County resident and will be a 2018 graduate of a Franklin County public high school.  Applicant must have a minimum 2.5 cumulative high school GPA.  Applications are available in the Guidance Office.  Completed applications must be submitted by April 18, 2018.

Cumberland Family Medical Scholarship

 This scholarship is open to graduating seniors planning to attend a post-secondary school and major in a health-related field of study.  It is sponsored by Family Care of the Bluegrass & Womens Care of the Bluegrass on behalf of CFMC, Inc.  Applications are available in the Guidance Office.  All completed applications must be submitted to the Guidance Office by close of school April 9, 2018.

Jennie Whitaker Scholarship - KY Chi Chapter - Alpha Delta Kappa

Kentucky Chi Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa would like to honor a high school senior who is planning to major in education.  Applications are available in the Guidance Office.  Applications are due April 25, 2018, to the address listed on the application.

Blue Grass Community Action Partnership Scholarship

Recipients will be selected on the basis of need, academic record, and the
merits of their applications. Preference will be given to applicants that meet the income guidelines for
the Community Service Block Grant program.  Applicants must reside in the county where the application is filed.
Applications should be submitted to the local Blue Grass Community Action Partnership Office by April 16, 2018. (Incomplete applications will not be considered.)  Applications are available in the Guidance Office.

FCEA Student Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements:
1. You must be a senior attending Franklin Co High or Western Hills High.
2. You must have a cumulative 3.0 GPA.
3. You must be entering college in the fall of 2018 majoring in education.
4. You must submit the application by April 20, 2018.
Applications can be found at: 
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