Pedro Zamora Young Leaders Scholarship (Deadline: May 31st, 2018)
Who Can Apply: The National AIDS Memorial’s Pedro Zamora Young Leaders Scholarship is open to all current high school seniors, and undergraduate college freshman, sophomores and juniors (ages 27 and younger) who demonstrate an active commitment to fighting HIV/AIDS and taking on roles of public service and leadership. Examples include (but are not limited to): serving in peer-education programs; working in the reproductive-health and sexual-health field; pursuing a medical degree to work with HIV-positive individuals; international service providing AIDS-related care and/or HIV-prevention education; research in established and emerging technologies designed to mitigate the epidemic; or activism and social change efforts that address issues contributing to the epidemic, like education and drug sentencing reform, employment and economic justice issues, housing and homelessness. All applicants must describe their current leadership efforts/experience, its significance to the HIV/AIDS epidemic as well as how their future career plans or public service will be an extension of their current efforts
How to Apply: Apply via link below.
Scholarship Amount: $5,000
Number of Scholarships Offered: 10
Deadline: May 31st, 2018