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Scholarships for LGBTQ Students

LGBTQ Students

Gay, lesbian, bi-sexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) scholarships aren't just available to students based on their sexual orientation or identity.

Rather, they are also open to students who demonstrate active involvement in promoting equal rights and acceptance of the gay and lesbian communities.

LGBTQ scholarships are distributed through schools and small organizations.

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Largest Scholarships for LGBTQ Students

Name Amount Deadline
Wayne F. Placek Grant $15,000 March 01, 2017
Point Foundation Scholarship $10,000 January 30, 2017
LGBTQ Leadership Scholarship $5,000 February 01, 2017
IES Merit-Based David Porter Diversity Scholarship Up to $5,000 Varies
IES Merit-Based Scholarship for Under-Represented Students Up to $5,000 April 01, 2017
LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender) Scholarship - UCSD Up to $1,000 Varies
Russ Ty Gay and Lesbian Scholarship Up to $1,000 Varies
Malyon-Smith Scholarship Award Up to $1,000 Varies
Marx and Marshall Gay and Lesbian Scholarship Up to $1,000 Varies
C.B. Arrott Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual Scholarship Up to $1,000 Varies