Empowering women to lead. Encouraging the world to follow.

Empowering women to lead. Encouraging the world to follow.

The Kendra Scott Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership Institute will strengthen the next generation of courageous, creative women leaders who will change the world.

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Fall 2022 Impact Yearbook



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Kendra Scott Endowment Announcement

Kendra Scott’s Philanthropic Investment in UT Austin Expands Support for Future Women Business Leaders

“Kendra’s investment will transform the lives of thousands of future leaders, and all of society will reap the benefits,” said Jay Hartzell, president of UT Austin. “I am thrilled she is expanding her partnership with UT to attract top talent and leverage the strength of our city and university as an engine for entrepreneurship.”

A photo of Kendra Scott featured in Inc. Magazine
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Inner Becoming

Introducing Inner Becoming, an online psychotherapy and coaching practice supporting individuals in self-discovery, personal growth, and self-mastery through therapy and life coaching.

Molly Oshinski

Pickle Systems

Introducing Pickle Systems, a company dedicated to improving the lives of individuals with autism and developmental disabilities through standardized, evidence-based, animated video-models.

pc: the davids FoundHERs

pc: the davids

Introducing pc: the davids, an Austin-based photography duo that exists to capture moments that matter, no matter how big or how small.

Audrey Haugh


Introducing Meatzer, a food technology company simplifying making good food for a good time.

Women's Summit 02.24.23

Our goal for the KS WELI Women’s Summit is to inspire, motivate, and have every attendee leave with tactile next steps to accomplish their goals and feel empowered to flourish.

Programs & Events

 Join us for KS WELI sponsored programs & events designed to equip students with the tools needed to gain intentional skills and practice.


Learn more about the newly launch Women in Entrepreneurship specialization and KS WELI sponsored courses that offer interdisciplinary opportunities in management, design, and entrepreneurship.


Become part of a vibrant, diverse, and supportive community to kick-start your future through internships, leadership training, mentoring, funding opportunities, and more. Learn about Student Board and Alumni Board.

About Kendra Scott

About // Kendra Scott

Kendra Scott is a loving mom, a driven entrepreneur and a passionate designer who believes the truest form of success is giving back in a meaningful way.

Join us for our first FoundHER Panel of the semester on Thursday, February 9th, from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm! We will hear from the founders of pc: the davids, Meatzer, Pickle System, and Find Your ‘Fit. These founders will share their stories and how they built a business aligned with their passion. 🤘💛

Click the link in bio to register! ✨

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Find out what inspired FoundHER Reda Hicks to lean into entrepreneurship and start her own business, Got Spot, Inc. ✨

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