The J. Tracy Hermann LGBTQ Center Youth Scholarship
This scholarship was created to provide financial support for a college-bound high school graduate who displays leadership toward LGBTQ equality. Candidates must identify as LGBTQ or as allies and must reside in Dutchess, Orange, Rockland, Sullivan or Ulster County.
PO Box 3994
Kingston, New York 12402
Live Out Loud Annual Scholarship
The Live Out Loud Annual Scholarship provides five $5,000 scholarships to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender students who have shown exceptional leadership, courage, and achievement. The scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors in the tri-state area (NY, CT, NJ). Award selection is based on leadership and community service involvement. Students will be asked to submit a completed application, six short essays and two letters of recommendation. Finalists will be brought to our office for an interview. The deadline is in mid-March.
1500 Broadway, 19th Floor
New York, NY 10036
Sheldon Oppenheim Memorial Scholarship
Funds students who identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender and attend SUNY Rockland Community College. Students should send an essay detailing any obstacles they may have overcome, their educational goals, any community service, or special circumstances and optional letters of recommendation. The committee will give out up to four scholarships ranging from $250-$500 per year.
PFLAG New York City
Since 2001, The Richard Ashworth and Robert Benov Memorial Scholarship has been offered to LGBT students graduating from New York City High Schools and entering college or University.
Anna & Hyman Greenberg Scholarship
This scholarship will support gay or lesbian students at Cornell University's College of Veterinary Medicine, or direct descendents of Anna and Hyman Greenberg seeking the same degree.
Office of Student and Academic Services
S2009 Schurman Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853
Hudson Pride Foundation Scholarship
The HPF scholarship award was created as a way to reward community involvement and encourage Columbia County students to pursue a college education. Each year, one Columbia County School District High School graduating senior, who has demonstrated a real commitment to promoting and supporting LGBT equal rights and made a positive difference in the LGBT community in some measurable way, will receive $1,000 for each year of college (up to 4 years). Scholarships are also available to previous winners who are currently enrolled in an accredited college or university or other post-secondary institution and has maintained a 3.0 GPA or better.
Hudson Pride Foundation
603 Warren St.
Hudson, NY 12534
Hofstra School of Law Fellowship for LGBT Rights
Funds scholarships for incoming Hoffstra School of Law students who have shown commitment to advancing the LGBT community.
Assistant Dean for Enrollment Management
121 Hofstra University, Ste. 250
Hempstead, NY 11549-1210
Margo Karle Scholarship Fund
Provides needs-based funds for woman attending CUNY with demonstrated commitment to social justice.
Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice
116 E. 16th St, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10003
Hofstra University LGBT Activism Scholarship
Funds scholarship for LGBT or Allied Hofstra student who has a demonstrable record or strong potential in support of LGBT activism.
Dr. Larry Russell
111 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549-1110
CUNY Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies Awards
Funds scholarships available to students in the CUNY system.
CLAGS, The Graduate Center / CUNY
365 Fifth Ave, Room 7115
New York, NY 10016