The Pride Scholarship Fund was established to provide scholarships for students who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, or Queer (LGBTQ+) OR LGBTQ+ Allies. The fund was created by Phoenix Pride to support LGBTQ+ students and LGBTQ+ Allies in furthering their educational goals. Applicant must be a resident of Arizona (but may study elsewhere); enrolled as a full-time student while receiving the scholarship (minimum 12 credits for undergraduate, 9 credits for graduate per semester) as defined by the school you plan to attend (proof will be required); a student accepted to a United States Department of Education approved Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FASFA) institution that is not on academic probation with any higher education accreditation agency for the following school year; minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA in high school, general education degree (GED), college, career/tech school or other accredited institution; LGBTQ+ member or Ally with a record of involvement in the local community (does not have to be exclusive to the LGBTQ+ community but should reflect active volunteering and participation in philanthropic initiatives); 2 additional awards available at $1,000 for a student involved in high school sports at the junior varsity or varsity level. Financial need as determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (www.fafsa.ed.gov/). Award is $5,000, in payments of $2,500 before the start of each semester. The scholarship is not renewable. Stud

Award Information

Award Amount
$1,000 - $5,000
Number of Awards
11
Application Deadline
Not reported
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Not reported

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Director at Large, Chairman, Education & Outreach Committee
Phoenix Pride
Address
1430 North 5th Street
City, State, Zip
Phoenix, AZ , 85004
Telephone
(480) 5161922
E-mail
ryans@phoenixpride.org
Website
Website

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