Scholarships for Queer-Identifying Students


Scholarships are listed in order of their deadlines.

Deadline: May 31, 2018

Eligibility:

  • College first-year, second-year, or third-year
  • Age 27 or younger
  • Active commitment to fighting AIDS and taking on roles of public service and leadership (e.g., providing peer-based prevention and education, engaging in advocacy or grassroots activism, raising public awareness, or delivering practical or emotional treatment or support to people living with HIV/AIDS)
  • Plan to continue making a difference in the AIDS epidemic through career or public service opportunities after you complete your degree

Apply

Deadline: June 2, 2018

Eligibility:

  • Successful completion of a minimum of two years of post-high school education at an accredited college or university
  • Maintenance of a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 (on 4-point scale) for the entirety of your college/university enrollment
  • A declared major in an accredited STEM program or STEM-related teaching field
  • An active supporter of and participant in programs or organizations that promote LGBTQ inclusion and visibility
  • Eligible for fall term registration and must not be under disciplinary sanction

Apply

Deadline: June 27, 2018

Eligibility:

  • Academic achievement
  • Outstanding community service
  • Commitment to impacting LGBTQ issues
Apply

Application Timeline: November 1, 2018–January 29, 2019

Eligibility:

  • Must be enrolled or intending to enroll at an accredited college or university based in the United States, including Hawaii and Alaska, in the fall of 2018; students enrolled or intending to enroll in a college or university in a United States territory are NOT eligible
  • Must be "out" as a person who identifies as a member of the LGBTQ community
  • Must be enrolled full-time for the full academic year
  • Must be enrolled in a degree-granting undergraduate or graduate/doctoral program; post-doctoral research programs are NOT eligible
  • If selected as a finalist, you must be in North or Central America on April 26–28, 2019, and be available to fly to Los Angeles in order to remain eligible for the scholarship; all travel expenses will be covered by Point
Apply

Deadline: March 31, 2019

Eligibility:

  • Submit a completed application online no later than March 31
  • Complete high school or the GED by June of the application year
  • Be admitted to an accredited college, university, or vocational institution for fall of the current year or spring of the following year
  • Be a citizen of the United States
  • Be a gay male under 35 years of age at the time of application

Apply

To learn about other scholarships for queer-identifying students, visit the Campus Pride Database.

All scholarship information on this page was updated in April 2018.