Foundation Fund

Supporting the Next Generation of Women Leaders

The Foundation Fund directly supports scholarship opportunities for women to access Women Leaders membership and/or attend Women Leader institutes, programs, and convention. 



 In 2022, Women Leaders provided 77 scholarships with the following distributions:

  • 47% Women of Color Membership Scholarships
  • 27 Programming Scholarships (High School Leadership Academy, Women's Leadership Symposium, Institutes for Administrative Advancement East & West, and Leadership Enhancement Institute)
  • 13 General Membership Scholarships
  • 23 Convention Scholarships
  • 7 Scott Pioli Family Scholarships (awarded to women working at an HBCU)
  • 2 HBCU Institutional Scholarships (includes 6 individual memberships per institute)
  • 4 internships to work in the Women Leaders National Office


Please watch the video below to see firsthand how your dollar makes a difference! We appreciate YOU!





If you are interested in endowing a Women Leaders scholarship, email [email protected] or call 816-389-8200.

Thank you for your time and your contribution. It’s because of YOU that we can stand together, rise together, and lead together. We are stronger together. We are Women Leaders!