Bulldog Pride Fund ScholarshipÂ
The Bulldog Pride Fund Scholarship is awarded to incoming or returningÂ student to Fresno State withÂ good academic standingÂ thatÂ have demonstrated pride in the community.Â The Bulldog Pride Fund also honors one students affiliation to the Gay Straight Alliance (GSA) Network every year, and it could be you!
- Applications due by February 28, 2012 !
Colin Higgins Foundation Scholarship
The Colin Higgins FoundationÂ honors the vision and spirit of gifted writer and filmmaker Colin Higgins by reflecting his values and addressing the issues that concerned him. Supports LGBT youth through Youth Courage Awards to individual youth (ages 13-24) whoÂ have endured overwhelming hardships due to their sexual orientation and/or gender identity, yet have handled themselves with the utmost grace.Â In 2012, three (3) honorees will receive a $10,000 grant which will be presented in New York City at theÂ Trevor Project Benefit GalaÂ in June. Honorees will also receive an expense-paid trip to the 2012 National Gay and Lesbian Task ForceÂ Creating Change Conference.
Nominations are due by February 29, 2012!
eQuality Scholarship Collaborative
The eQuality Scholarship is awarded to a graduating senior from high school who are looking to attend an accredited post-secondary college, university or trade/vocational school. Applicants must have provided service to the LGBT community, display leadership and have academic achievement. Dedicated to awarding 12 or more $5,000 scholarships, the eQuality Scholarship awards both LGBT and straight ally students.
- Applications are due by January 17, 2012!Â
Harvey Milk Scholarship
The Harvey Milk Project is accepting applications for the inaugural â€œHarvey Milk Hope Awardâ€ of $2,000 to be presented to a Fresno State junior or senior enrolled in the Humanics Certificate Program (community benefit administration/non-profit organization management).
- Applications are due by February 28, 2012!
The KarMel Scholarship was created to encourage students to write/create something that will express their views on the gay/lesbian/bi/transgender topic. It is designed to challenge students to create something unique and to showcase the many talented artisans/writers. High school students, undergrad and graduate students can apply. You do not need to be gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender to apply!
- Submissions are due by March 31, 2011
PFLAG National Scholarship
PFLAG is proud to support articulate, accomplished scholars with great promise for future contribution to our society in general and to the cause of rights and recognition for LGBT people in particular.Â The PFLAG National Scholarship is available to high school seniors entering higher education in 2012 in $5000, $2500, $1000 awards.
- Applications available on Tuesday, January 17, 2012
Point Foundation Scholarship
The Point Foundation provides scholarships, mentorship, leadership training and hope for students of merit who have been marginalized due to sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.Â In addition to financial support, Point Foundation matches each scholar with a mentor who is a successful professional in fields such as the arts, science, education, business, law, medicine and other humanities.
- Applications due by February 10, 2012!Â