Gamma Mu Foundation Scholarships
The Gamma Mu Foundation awards $19,000 in individual scholarships to gay men who want to continue their education beyond high school at a college, university, or through a vocational or professional training program. The program supports a wide range of educational options, including vocational and technical training, as well as Associate's, Bachelor's and graduate degrees. For more information, visit
National Organization of Gay and Lesbian Scientists and Technical Professionals Inc.
These scholarships are intended for undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) programs who are either lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or an active ally of the LGBTQ community. The scholarships are designed to promote academic excellence and increased visibility of talented LGBTQ students in STEM careers.
The Gene and John Athletic Fund
The Gene and John Athletic Fund of Stonewall Community Foundation awards scholarships to LGBTQ individuals whose athletic achievements demonstrate courage in pursuing dreams. Ranging from $2,500 to $5,000, these scholarships lend critical financial support to athletes, recognize them as community leaders, and celebrate their efforts to bring visibility to LGBTQ people in sports.
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The Transgender Scholarship and Education Legacy Fund
This organization awards numerous scholarships to transgender identified students int the helping and caring professions through in the United States and Canada.
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Pride Foundation Scholarships
The Pride Foundation offers over 50 scholarships, but only 1 application is necessary to complete. Thanks to the generosity of our community, the Pride Foundation is able to offer a diversity of scholarships, which encourage students of different backgrounds and educational interests to apply. Most scholarships are available for ally or questioning students as well. All funds promote leadership and diversity in the LGBTQ community. Scholarships are organized in four distinct categories: academic pursuits, community leadership, cultural identities, and geography. Amount varies. For more information, visit:
Scholarships and Financial Aid for LGBTQ Students
This page provides a variety of scholarships, grants, and awards designated to make college life a little easier for LBGTQ students: