Like other scholarship-seekers, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender financial aid candidates are well-served by a top-down approach toward student assistance. Gays first land free-money federal grants, like FSEOG and Pell, then tackle state resources and other college funding reserved for LGBT applicants. Deadline: 1 September 2019 Lesbians Incorporated is seeking applications for its Community Grants Round Two 2019 with an aim to benefit the lesbian community in general or one or more groups within the lesbian community. Groups may be racial, cultural, geographic, or may have specific identified needs or shared interests and concerns.
The Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice is a philanthropic organization that disseminates a wide variety of grants for individuals and organizations around the world. The organization’s Lesbian Writers Fund is a long-running program that provides grants to emerging fiction writers and poets in . THE CALAMUS FOUNDATION. The Foundation, created in 1994 by Saul Kaplan, makes grants to qualifying charitable organizations for programs and activities in two areas: the care and support for individuals with HIV, and services to the gay and lesbian community that promote and support the community’s formation, growth, identity, general well being, and social and legal rights.
Scholarships for Gay or Lesbian Students. Colleges, universities and organizations offer many academic, extracurricular and financial aid opportunities to LGBT-identified students and LGBT allies. The Foundation supports projects in the area of decent work for lesbian, gay and inter-sexual (LGBTI) persons. The Fund provides general operating support grants to organizations working at the local, regional and national levels to enable women and girls to reach their potential and live free of discrimination and violence. 10.
Funders for LGBTQ Issues works to increase the scale and impact of philanthropic resources aimed at enhancing the well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer communities, promoting equity, and advancing racial, economic and gender justice. The Carolina's Gay & Lesbian Scholarship was established in 2000 to encourage and reward involvement and activism by members of the LGBT community at Duke University. The scholarship is available to gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender students from North or South Carolina who are attending Duke University.