LEAGUE Foundation LGBTQ Scholarship

The program is open to self-identified Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, or Transgender graduating high school seniors meeting the prescribed criteria.

Annual Amount

Varies

Additional Selection Criteria

The applicant must:

  • Be graduating from high school in the year he / she applies for a scholarship.
  • Be a United States Citizen.
  • Be attending an accredited college, university, or vocational school within the United States or Canada. Proof of acceptance is required.
  • Provide an OFFICIAL copy of his / her high school transcript showing a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better using a 4.0 scale or equivalent. Weighted average can be used in this calculations. If the applicant’s high school does not use a numerical grading system, then a complete description of the measures of success and requirements for graduation is required.
  • Complete 2 personal essays as outlined on the application form.
  • Provide at least 2 letters of recommendation from non-family members.
  • Prepare a detailed list of community involvement. "Extra-Credit" is given to those activities and leadership roles relating directly to the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender communities.
  • Sign an acknowledgement form agreeing to the outlined terms and conditions of the application. (See application form)


Application Process

To start a new application, or edit your existing application, go to:  https://www.leaguefoundation.org/apply/ and enter your e-mail address and an 8-50 character password.  Your e-mail address must be valid through August 2021.

Deadline

April 15, 2021

For the application or more information go to:
https://www.leaguefoundation.org/apply/