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Dr. Amanda Foley-Byard was a beloved mother, wife to Jeremy Byard, daughter and friend, a person in recovery as well as a passionate advocate for education, recovery, and harm reduction. 

 With the financial support friends and colleagues of Amanda who want to honor her, Voices of Hope is excited to offer a $5,000 education scholarship to a peer worker in Kentucky in support of their postsecondary education. This includes vocational or trade school as well as college or university education.

Eligibility:   This scholarship is open to any peer worker in the state of Kentucky that signs up for our peer conference in Lexington, KY on October 2, 2024.  You must be willing to attend our the peer conference to receive the scholarship.  See the application for additional criteria.

Application opens August 5, 2024. Come back here to apply! The application will close August 23, 2024 at 5pm.