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First 10 LGBT scholarships:

Amount:
$1500-$3000
Awards:
3
Deadline:
June 26
The Traub-Dicker Rainbow Scholarship was established by Peggy Traub and Phyllis Dicker to encourage and support women-identified lesbians in their pursuit of higher education. This program provides one-year scholarships of $1,500 or $3,000 to those graduating high school or already enrolled in college in any year of study, including graduate school. Scholarships are paid directly to the recipient's school and are applied toward tuition. Submissions will be judged on academic achievement, outstanding community service and leadership and commitment to impacting LGBTQ issues.
Amount:
$1500
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
June 30
The Helen Veress-Mitchell Scholarship fund is designed to help people living with HIV/AIDS attend college and pursue a two-year, four-year or graduate degree. Scholarships are also available to students who are attending technological and trade schools. Scholarships are limited in scope to students with ties to Northern California. Scholarships are administered through The Capital City AIDS Fund (CCAF) a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization located in Sacramento, California. Students must be enrolled in a credentialed college or technical school. Students must remain in good standing with a minimum GPA of 2.00. Proof of enrollment must accompany the scholarship application. A progress report must be submitted to the scholarship committee in a timely manner.
Contact:
Helen Veress-Mitchell SCHOLARSHIP FUND A Project of the Capital City AIDS Fund P.O. Box 160636 Sacramento, California 95816 If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Stuart Eldridge @ (916) 455-2777 or email: scholarship@capcityaidsfund.org.
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
1
Deadline:
June 30
Applicants must be U.S. or Canadians citizens who are currently enrolled or planning to enroll full time in the following semester at a college or university in the United States or Canada. Applicants must apply by the cut off date (June 30th). Applicants must submit their official transcripts from previous academic years with their application (from their high school if an incoming freshman, or from college if an undergraduate or graduate student). Applicants must submit an article with their application that answers the prompt of "What action have you taken to rally support behind the LGBTQ movement and LGBTQ rights?"
Amount:
$1000-$1500
Awards:
2
Deadline:
June 30
The LGBTQ Leadership Scholarship by My First Blush is a $1,000 to $1,500 grant available for LGBTQIA (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex and ally) honors students who have taken action to support or advance the rights of the LGBTQ community. All applicants must be at least 17 years of age. All applicants must be attending or accepted into a full-time accredited college or university A minimum GPA of 3.0 based on the previous academic year is required. Applicants must apply before June 30 of each year. My First Blush will contact all scholarship applicants to notify them of results on July 30, 2018. Results will Applicants receiving full tuition remission are not eligible to apply (e.g., other full-tuition scholarships, established college trust fund, etc.). Applicants must show that they are capable of successfully completing a degree program.
Amount:
$1000-$1500
Awards:
4
Deadline:
June 30
The LGBT Rights Scholarship provided by Simpli Pleasure honors students courage in the face of adversity and discrimination by awarding $1,000 - $1,500 individual grants to LGBTQIA (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex and ally) activists who have transformed their experiences with bigotry and discrimination into opportunities to inspire others by taking action, rallying support, building community, and working to change the systems and institutions that impact their lives. Applicant shall be at least 18 years of age and be accepted to and/or attending a full-time higher education program at an accredited institution of learning. Applicant must have a minimum of 3.0 GPA based on the previous year's academic performance. Applicants must apply by the cut off date (June 30th each year). The winning applicant will be mailed a W9 tax form that must be completed. Upon return of the W9 form, the scholarship winner will be mailed a check. Any taxes incurred from the award are fully the responsibility of the winning candidate. A representative from Simpli Pleasure will contact all scholarship applicants to notify them of results on July 30. Applicants may also visit our website for updates on the award. Applicants must be able to provide supporting evidence they are capable of successfully completing a degree program.
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
June 30
In an effort to get students committed to the cause of deleting cyberbullying, we are offering the Delete Cyberbullying Scholarship Award for high school, college and graduate student -- a $1,000 scholarship to help cover educational expenses. A U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Attending or planning to attend an accredited U.S. college or university for undergraduate or graduate studies. A high school, college or graduate student or a student planning to enter college.
Contact:
Delete Cyberbullying 2261 Market Street #291 San Francisco, CA 94114 endcyberbullying.net/scholarship/
Amount:
$2,500
Awards:
4-7
Deadline:
July 06
This scholarship is to help transgender students with education-related expenses while pursuing a degree or certificate from an accredited college, university, or technical / vocational program with a satellite campus or permanent presence in Kent County, MI. This award is open to people of any age who identify as transgender (including non-binary, two-spirit, third gender, transsexual, and/or any other non-cis gender identity) and who demonstrate financial need. Student privacy is respected. We will not share any identifying information without the applicant's written permission.
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
Jul 15
In memory of Joshua Gomes, scholarship is awarded to individuals living with HIV/AIDS to pursue education at the college of their choice. Applicant must be HIV positive or have AIDS. Must be accepted into or enrolled in a U.S. college, university, institute or technical college. Applicant must be accepted into or enrolled in full-time undergraduate or graduate study. Previous applicants and recipients are encouraged to reapply each year.
Contact:
The Joshua Gomes Memorial Scholarship Fund 45767 McKenzie Highway Vida, OR 97488 Phone:(541)-896-3023 Email: Info@JoshuaGomes.org Website: www.joshuagomes.org
Amount:
$20,000 plus an associate summer position
Awards:
2
Deadline:
July 20
Applicants will be considered under the same high academic standard applied to all summer associate candidates. Applicants must demonstrate a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Applicants must accept Reed Smith's offer to join the 2019 Summer Program following the completion of their second year of law school. Applicants must be matriculated at an ABA-accredited law school. Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States.
Contact:
If you have any questions regarding the Deborah J. Broyles Diverse Scholars Program, please contact: Cassidy Martin , U.S. Legal Recruiting Assistant. To learn more about our commitment to diversity and inclusion, please visit our Diversity & Inclusion page on reedsmith.com. https://careers.reedsmith.com/Diverse_Scholars_Program/
Amount:
$500-$1000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
July 31
An out LGBT person of color who is a graduating high school senior or currently attending any accredited technical, undergraduate or graduate school located in the United States. Accepted or registered at a post-secondary educational institution for full or part-time attendance as defined by the institution Cumulative high school/college/or technical school grade point average of 3.0 or higher
Contact:
Legacy of Success Foundation, Inc. (LOSF) Attn: Scholarship Committee P. O. Box 190313 Dallas, Texas 75219 65.120.152.66/studentsparents/scholarships/docs/HatcherInfoPacket.pdf