Karen Williams Memorial Scholarship
Karen Williams was a long-time member of the Colorado Women Flyfishers. She was the first to lend a helping hand to ladies just learning to fish, first to volunteer for any variety of club activities, and served in several Board positions. She lived her life well, with generosity, gratitude and humility. In 2020 Karen was diagnosed with Stage 3 lung cancer, which took her life quickly. The Colorado Women Flyfishers
honor the memory of Karen and her dedication to helping women learn, and enjoy flyfishing, with this $500 scholarship.
Colorado Women Flyfishers, established in 1997, is a 501©(3) organization comprised of women who fly fish. The Mission Statement of the club is to promote, encourage and educate women in the sport and ethics of fly fishing. It is a unique and sociable club that offers endless opportunities for female
anglers who are 18 years or older of all abilities to enhance their fly fishing skills in a fun, safe and
Eligibility: Applicants must be female and enrolled in the CMC Leadville Campus fly-fishing program.