Every year, The Welcoming Project awards a $500 scholarship to one undergraduate student and a $500 scholarship to one graduate student who provide outstanding contributions to LGBTQ activism. Over the years, we have received applications from LGBTQ activists at universities in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington, D.C., the United Kingdom (Nottinghamshire) and Russia (St. Petersburg). We are impressed with the caliber of students around the world who are dedicated to LGBTQ activism and proud to continue to offer these scholarships to support their work.
Applicants must be enrolled in degree-granting institutions in August of 2019 and provide an outstanding contribution to LGBTQ activism.
The application deadline for 2019 has passed. Winners will be notified in May 2019.
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