PFLAG Howard County
PFLAG Howard County offers one $2000 scholarship each spring to recognize outstanding lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered (LGBT) and straight ally students. This scholarship aims to encourage the pursuit of post-secondary education for self-identified LGBT and straight allies and foster a positive image of LGBT young adults in society. identified LGBT and straight allies and foster a positive image of LGBT young adults in society. Application packets, with outlined eligibility criteria, can be found on the PFLAG Howard County website.
Team DC’s Student-Athlete Scholarship
The Team DC Student-Athlete Scholarship is awarded to a self-identified lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) student-athlete who has made a contribution to the sport(s) he or she is a part of and, as a result of his or her contributions and involvement, has enhanced the perception of the LGBT community. Awards are made to graduating high school seniors in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area who will be attending a fully accredited two or four year college/university. Candidates should demonstrate dedication to both academic and athletic excellence, as well as show promise of serving as a positive role model as a lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender individual. The Team DC Student-Athlete Scholarship will provide up to $2,000 of financial support to offset the cost of educational expenses including, but not limited to, tuition, housing, room and board or books. A minimum of one scholarship will be awarded annually in July of each year.
Attn: Student-Athlete Scholarship Award Committee
2910 Sycamore Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22305
Funds scholarships for full-time University of Maryland students with demonstrated interest and academic excellence in the field of LGBT studies.
UM LGBT Studies Program
2212 Marie Mount Hall
College Park, MD 20742
UMD LGBT Scholarship Fund
Funds scholarships for University of Maryland student who has promoted civil rights by working to end discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity.
Office of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Equity
0119 Cole Student Activities Building
College Park, MD 20742-5025
Wanda Alston and Christopher Salazar Scholarships
Open to all people at any educational level and under the age of 25. Eligibility is restricted to those residing in the District of Columbia Metropolitan area.
Youth Pride Alliance
P.O. Box 33161
Washington, DC 20009
PFLAG Columbia/Howard County Scholarship
The $1000 scholarship recognizes an outstanding LGBT or Ally student who is a Maryland resident and encourages the pursuit of post-secondary education.
PFLAG Columbia/Howard County
P.O. Box 1479
Columbia, MD 21044