Who Can Apply: The QU “Arizona At-Large” Scholarship is a post secondary scholarship program created by Dr. Shel-Don J. Legarreta and Dr. Kevin Axx to promote scholastic excellence in Arizona LGBT youth regardless of financial, social, or personal backgrounds. Drs. Legarreta and Axx have partnered with one n ten, Arizona’s premier LGBT youth organization since the inception of their scholarship program. The QU “Arizona At-Large” Scholarship provides the ability to recognize outstanding youth who may not have direct connections with one n ten. In order to qualify, applicants must identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgender.
- 2.5 high school GPA or above to qualify.
- Must be a graduating high school senior, or a current high school graduate (or the equivalent).
- Student can already be enrolled in a degree or certification program.
- Discuss the evolution over the last 5 years of how you talk about your personal identity as an LGBTQ person.
- Describe one of your quirks and then discuss why it is part of who you are.
- Letter of Recommendation
Deadline: January 31, 2018