About the scholarship program

Created in 2020 by the GLAR Your Professional Network Planning Committee, the Emerging Leader Scholarship aims to recognize the value of professional growth, and emerging leaders striving for success in the real estate industry.


Candidates must maintain active membership with GLAR and shall demonstrate a dedication to the real estate industry in areas of professional development, participation, and promotion of the Realtor® brand in the community. Names and company affiliations will be omitted from applications prior to the committee’s selection process. 


The top 5 finalists will receive a special invitation, certificate and recognition at the 2021 GLAR Annual Meeting in September, when the winner will be announced. The chosen Emerging Leader Scholarship Recipient will receive:

  • A voucher for $200 worth of professional development, redeemable with any GLAR Professional Development courses and/or GLAR educational events 

  • Announcement and recognition at the GLAR Annual Meeting by the YPN Committee Chairperson, with brief bio and reasoning for the Committee’s selection

  • Monogrammed glass award & certificate​

  • Recognition in Louisville Business First with your name, brokerage and contact info

  • ​​Recognition on the GLAR YPN website and on GLAR YPN social media platforms

  • Branded digital image to identify as recipient on personal platforms/collateral

  • ​Special invitation to participate on the annual Realtor® Best Practices Panel, sponsored by GLAR YPN and held each November