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Bread & Roses Community Fund/Jonathan Lax Scholarship for Gay Men

The Lax Scholarship Fund was established in 1994 by the late entrepreneur and inventor Jonathan R. Lax for the purpose of encouraging gay men to obtain additional education; aspiring to positions in which they contribute to society; being out about their sexual orientation; and acting as role models for other gay men with similar potential. Tuition scholarships are awarded in amounts $4,000 and $8,000 to men who live in the five-county Philadelphia region (Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties) and Camden County in NJ, who are attending accredited colleges, graduate or professional schools anywhere, or to men attending such schools within the Philadelphia region. For more questions, please contact lax@breadrosesfund.org.

AWARD INFORMATION

Award Amount $4,000 - $8,000
Number of Awards 4 - 20
Application Deadline February 1
Available to Class Level Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students, Postgraduate students
Renewability Not renewable

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Minimum GPA Required None specified
Ethnicity/Heritage None specified
Residency Pennsylvania
Gender Male
Religious Affiliation None specified
Location of College Pennsylvania
Area of Study None specified
Financial Need Financial need analysis is not required

SCHOLARSHIP SPONSOR

Organization Director of Programs
Bread & Roses Community Fund
Address 1315 Walnut Street Suite 1300
City, State, Zip Philadelphia, PA 19107
Telephone (215) 731-1107
Fax (215) 731.0453
E-mail lax@breadrosesfund.org
Web Site Web site
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