University of Miami (UMiami) Gender and Sexuality Studies and the College of Arts and Sciences have five scholarships of up to $10,000.00 each for students intending to pursue a minor in LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer) Studies.
**Deadline April 1 for fall admission and November 1 for spring admission
**Must be in pre-law, pre-med, or pre-nursing program
about UMiami LGBTQ Studies Minor Scholarship
University of Maryland (UMD) College of Arts and Humanities - The Rodler-Wood Scholarship is awarded based on one or more of the following criteria: demonstrated financial need, hardship based on sexual orientation, academic interest in LGBT Studies and extracurricular activities on behalf of LGBT issues.
*Application period: April 1 - April 29th
University of Maryland (UMD) - Administered by the LGBTQ+ Equity Center. Recipients must be full-time students at the University of Maryland, College Park, who have demonstrated a commitment to promoting civil rights for and preventing discrimination against LGBT people.
*Call for applications: June
University of Minnesota Duluth (UM Duluth) This scholarship was established to support LGBTQ+ students in their academic & personal endeavors. This award varies in size each year. Applicants must have completed at least one semester at UMD., demonstrates financial need, and exemplifies notable contributions to bettering the lived experiences of queer & trans+ people. Applications will be posted during the Spring semester.
about UM Duluth Cruden-Riggs Scholarship
University of Michigan Dearborn - Preference will be given to students who also provide evidence of involvement in community affairs or interest in law and public policy, public administration, or related areas of study at UM-Dearborn.
about UM Dearborn Stokes-Hoffman Scholarship
The purpose of this fund is to provide scholarship support to students pursuing a degree or certificate in any area of study at the University of Hawai'i at Manoa who are committed to civil rights, and a diverse, inclusive campus and society.
about UH Manoa Amy Agbayani Endowed Scholarship for Civil Rights
Uptown Gay and Lesbian Alliance (UGLA) will award scholarship grants of $1,000 or $2,000 to qualifying graduating seniors from selected Northeast Los Angeles high schools. The grants will be awarded to students who are planning to attend a four-year college or university.
**Next Deadline: April 30, 2022
University of California Riverside (UCR) - The UCR LGBTQIA Student Leadership Scholarships are awarded to undergraduate or graduate students who demonstrate exceptional student leadership in the UCR LGBTQIA community
about UCR LGBTQIA Student Leadership Scholarships
University of California Riverside (UCR) - An emergency funding source for UCR students in good standing who have been cut off financially from their families because of their sexual orientation, gender, perceived orientation or gender, or work with the LGBT community. Students of all sexual orientations and gender identities may apply for assistance.
**Must contact to request information
about UCR Kalyn Smith-Tranquil'son Memorial Fund