About Us & Activities

ESU University Scholarship Contacts

Dr. Pat Whitlow
Director, Nationally Competitive Awards
221 Funkhouser Building
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40506
Phone: 859-257-4984

Dr. Patricia Condon
Coordinator of Nationally Competitive Scholarships
Associate Director, University Honors Program
Office Address: 102 Overseers Honors House
Mailing Address: Etscorn Honors Center
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY 40292
Office tel: 502-852-0024
Office fax: 502-852-3919

Dr. Charles (Chuck) Hatten
Professor of English
Bellarmine University
2001 Newburg Road
Louisville, KY 40205
Phone: 502-452-8086

Ann Butwell
Education Abroad Advisor
CPO 2173 Berea College
101 Chestnut Street
Berea, KY 40404
Phone: 859-985-3924
Fax: 859-985-3913

Kathleen Nesbitt
Chairman, School of Liberal Studies
Spalding University
Egan Leadership Building, Suite #206
Louisville, KY 40203-2188
502-585-9911, ext. 2319

Dr. Melinda Grimsley-Smith
Coordinator, International Scholarships
Western Kentucky University
1906 College Heights Blvd.
Bowling Green, KY 42102

Kathryn (Kathy) Simon
Director of Special Programs and Study Abroad
Transylvania University
300 North Broadway
Lexington, KY 40508-1797

Megan Burnett
Assistant Professor of Speech and Theatre
Alice Lloyd College
100 Purpose Road
Pippa Passes, KY 41844



The English-Speaking Union

Kentucky Branch

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The ESU celebrates English as a shared language to foster global understanding and good will by providing educational and cultural opportunities for students, educators, and members.

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