Madison County Democratic Women was founded in 1961 to support the ideals articulated by President John F. Kennedy.  The centerpiece of our work is the annual JFK scholarship, awarded to a graduating senior who intends to pursue post-secondary education.  The amount of the award in 2017 is $1,000.

Questions regarding the scholarship may be directed to

Thank you for your participation.  Best wishes in this effort and your future pursuits.

Nareatha Studdard
Chair, JFK Scholarship
Madison County Democratic Women’s Division


  • Application Distribution to Schools: Week of January 23, 2017
  • Application Deadline Friday, March 31, 2017
  • Review of Applications
  • Scholarship Decision Made Thursday, April 20, 2017
  • JFK Scholarship Award Dinner; Thursday, May 4, 2017

Winner must be present.

Application Deadline:  Friday, March 31, 2017