VA Pride’s Board of Directors is proud to assist members of the LGBTQ community and their friends, family and supporters with the expenses of post high school education. This year we
will be awarding two $1000 scholarships
PO Box 17706
richmond, va 23226-2614
Funds an annual $500 scholarship for Virginia youth ages 16 – 24 enrolled or accepted into an accredited institution of higher learning.
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
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
Arlington Gay & Lesbian Alliance Scholarship Funds
Funds scholarships for Arlington, VA public high school seniors who are active in their school's gay/straight alliance.
Arlington Community Foundation
P.O. Box 100324
Arlington, VA 22210
Hampton Roads Pride Scholarship Fund
Funds scholarships for LGBT students entering higher education who have demonstrated service and commitment towards the LGBT community.
Hampton Roads Pride
P.O. Box 1064
Chesapeake, VA 23327