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Somos SELA LGBTQ Fundraiser

Wednesday, May 01, 2019 at 06:00 PM · 7 rsvps
BorderX Brewing

 

 

If you cannot attend and would like to support the scholarship fund, you may make a contribution at SupportQueerYouth


LGBTQ Youth College Scholarship

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at 12:00 PM

  

LGBTQ Youth College Scholarships

    

 

 The LEA Scholarship program supports LGBTQA+ and allies who have demonstrated a commitment to advancing the mission of the LEA and the LGBT movement. This year we have the privilege to collaborate with SoCalGas to provide a $5,000 scholarship to one student interested in pursuing the STEM field.

 

The mission of Latino Equality Alliance (LEA) is to promote liberty, equality, and justice for the Latino/a Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer + community.

 

 

SoCalGas STEM Scholarship Qualification: 

  • Currently graduating high school seniors accepted to an accredited college, university pursuing a STEM degree within the United States or Canada.
  • The scholarship is open to self-identified LGBTQ+ and undocumented or Dream Act Students graduating high school seniors meeting the prescribed criteria.
  • Currently attending an accredited college or university within the United States or Canada.
  • Proof of acceptance or attendance to an accredited college or university within the United States or Canada will be required.
  • Students graduating high school seniors and or currently attending college.
  • Must have a 3.0 GPA or above.
  • Must demonstrate financial need.
  • Must be available to attend the Purple Lily Awards on Thursday, June 26, 2019 from 6pm to 10pm.
  • Application Deadline: April 8th, 2019 at 11:59PM

§ Please note that this scholarship does involve some public recognition which may include photos, video, public, interviews, newspaper publication, and social media postings

 

LEA Scholarship Program Qualification:

§ If you are not chosen for the SoCalGas STEM College scholarship, you will be considered in LEA's LGBTQA+ College Scholarship. No need to re-apply.

  • Senior applying or attending college in the academic year 2019-20
  • Open to undocumented and Dream Act Students
  • Be attending an accredited college, university, or vocational school within the United States or Canada. Proof of acceptance is required.
  • The scholarship is open to self-identified Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer or Ally graduating high school seniors meeting the prescribed criteria.
  • Must be available to attend the Purple Lily Awards on Thursday, June 26, 2019 from 6pm to 10pm.
  • This scholarship does involve some kind of public recognition
  • Must have at least a 2.0 or above
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Application Deadline: May 15th, 2019 at 11:59PM
  • Awardees will be informed on May 30th


For questions please contact: Latino Equality Alliance at (323) 286-7224

or via email at scholarship@latinoequalityalliance.com.


Latino Equality Alliance
LEA's mission is to promote liberty, equality, and justice for the Latino LGBTQ community.