Verizon http://wuky.org en UK Launches Scholarship for Domestic Violence Survivors http://wuky.org/post/uk-launches-scholarship-domestic-violence-survivors <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. - For women suffering physical, mental, and sexual abuse at the hands of their partner, a lack of education can be a barrier to independence. The University of Kentucky hopes to change that by launching a new scholarship specifically for victims of domestic violence.</p><p>Carol Jordan, director of UK&rsquo;s Center for Research on Violence Against Women, believes the scholarship is the first of its kind in the country because it provides a full financial aid package.</p> Mon, 16 Apr 2012 18:01:22 +0000 Brenna Angel 13032 at http://wuky.org UK Launches Scholarship for Domestic Violence Survivors