Pride Foundation Scholarships
The Pride Foundation offers more than 50 different scholarships though there is only one application to complete. Scholarships are available to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and straight-ally (straight and supportive of LGBT issues) students as well as students from LGBT families. Students must either be residents of Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon or Washington (but may study anywhere) or be attending school in one of those five states. We particularly encourage applications from LGBT students of color and trans students. Students must be high school seniors, currently enrolled in college, university, trade, vocational or certificate programs or planning to enroll in the next school year. High school freshman, sophomores or juniors are not eligible.
Successful applicants demonstrate a commitment to social justice. In addition to supporting students at traditional undergraduate and graduate institutions, we also provide scholarships for students in vocational/technical schools and community colleges. All essays must be 250-500 words. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Award Amount: $10,000
Essay required: Yes