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Apply Now for Women's Forum Employee Educational Assistance Award

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Aug. 7, 2018) — Applications are now being accepted for the University of Kentucky Women’s Forum Employee Educational Assistance Award (EEAA). This award provides a $250 reimbursement to eligible UK employees to assist with the cost of books and/or other materials, supplies and fees related to their UK coursework. The award complements the existing tuition waiver program for UK employees, the Employee Education Program (EEP).

The deadline for fall 2018 applications is Aug. 27. Applicants must be regular, full-time employees (0.75 FTE or greater) and have submitted an EEP form. Please follow this link to find out more information regarding requirements and the selection process.

“Education is the key that changed my life. Scholarships can give me more time for studying, learning and continuing onto graduate school," said Yuning Qiao, a previous recipient of an EEAA Scholarship.

To apply for this award for the fall 2018 semester, please follow this link:

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