Youth Scholarship.

Applications: Open April 1, 2019 - Close May 15, 2019

Awarded: May 25, 2019

Number Awarded: Varies on Available Funds

Amount: Varies on Available Funds

Age Limits: 16 - 24

Summary: Provides financial support for students who actively advocate for LGBT equality. Through this scholarship, LGBT youth and allies can apply for funding to pay for educational expenses related to any of the following:

  • a degree from an accredited college or university

  • a degree from a technical or vocational program

  • expenses related to a professional certification exam

  • expenses related to a trade apprenticeship program

  • participation in an LGBT centered program

Youth who can show that they have actively advocated for LGBT issues in the prior year are eligible to apply. Please Submit the following information to annmarie@delandpride.org with the subject line “youth scholarship”:

  • Name:

  • Address:

  • Contact Info:

  • Date of Birth:

  • Type of program for which these funds would be used?

  • What are your plans to pay for the expenses related to your education plans?

  • How do you identify with the LGBT Community?

  • Essay on your experiences as part of the LGBT Community. Not to exceed 1,000 words.