Ellie Shaw Scholarship

Established in March 2015, the Ellie Shaw Scholarship aims to fulfill PLEN’s mission to prepare women for leadership in the public policy arena. The scholarship is open to all students, with preference given to students attending PLEN seminars from Luther College in Decorah, Iowa. Email completed common applications indicating your intent to apply to the Ellie Shaw Scholarship to plen.scholarship@gmail.com.

The Ellie Shaw Scholarship is made possible by the generosity of personal donor contributions. PLEN is a nonpartisan 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, and a portion of a donation may be tax deductible. Help support young women attend a life changing PLEN seminar by donating to the Ellie Shaw Scholarship Fund today.

Ellie Shaw Scholarship Recipients:

Women, Business, and Policy 2017: Kalie Kampa, Luther College

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Women and Congress 2016: Betsy Fawcett, Luther College


Women in Public Policy 2016: Marilyn Garces, Luther College and Sukeji Mikaya, Luther College