More than 400 scholarships at WKU are endowed and funded through the generosity of
alumni and friends.
Scholarships are often named in honor of loved ones, favorite professors or other
valued members of the WKU Family. These scholarships provide financial aid for deserving
students as they pursue their education at WKU.
WKU encourages recipients of scholarships to write a thank you letter to their donor
representative. This effort is known as our Thank You Campaign. Please fill out the Scholarship Recipient Profile below and share some basic information about yourself so that we can share with your
Please be detailed when sharing your information. We will then format your information
and send it to your donor.
If you prefer to write a letter yourself, please look over the TIP SHEET and the SAMPLE LETTER. You may then send it through the mail to:
WKU – Office of Development and Alumni Relations
1906 College Heights Blvd., #11005
Bowling Green, KY 42101 – 1005
OR you may email your letter directly to Jill Blythe to email@example.com
You may utilize the online form below to write your thank you letter. Your information
will be formatted to letter form and sent to your scholarship donor.
- TIP SHEET (For Writing Letters)
- SAMPLE LETTER
Please tell us a little bit about YOU (high school you attended; hometown, tidbits
academic background, your family, etc.;)
Are you the first to go to college in your family or are you from a long line of college
educated family members?
What are your career plans, extracurricular activities, major?
Which scholarship did you receive?
Did you meet your donor at the Scholarship Celebration event?If so, reference your conversation with him/her.
What does this scholarship mean to you?
If you have any questions or concerns please contact Jill Blythe via phone or email
For more information please contact Jill Blythe at 270-745-5283, firstname.lastname@example.org
Development & Alumni Relations Website
Western Kentucky University © 2013 1906 College Heights Blvd. Bowling Green, KY 42101 Contact Us | Directions