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Phoenix Pride Scholarship (Deadline: April 27, 2018)

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Who Can Apply: The Pride Scholarship Fund was established to provide scholarships for students who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgendered, or Queer OR are the dependent of a self identified LGBTQ parent. The fund was created by Phoenix Pride to support LGBTQ students in furthering their educational goals.

  • A student currently attending an accredited school in Arizona; or a May graduate from a high school in Maricopa County, accepted at an Arizona college for the following school year.
  • Intent to enroll as a full-time student while receiving the scholarship (minimum 12 credits for undergraduate, 9 credits for graduate per semester).
  • Self-identified member of the LGBTQ community with a record of involvement in the LGBTQ community OR dependent of self identified LGBTQ parent.
  • One additional award 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/).
  • Minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA in high school or college courses.


  1. Letter of Recommendation; LGBTQ Community Leader – This letter of recommendation must be completed by a LGBTQ community leader noting your community involvement.
  2. Are you the dependent of a LGBTQ parent(s)?
  3. Letter from LGBTQ parent – Required for dependents of LGBTQ parent(s)

Deadline: April 27, 2018

Amount: $5,000



Learn More: https://azfoundation.academicworks.com/opportunities/3175