Enriching the lives of LBGTQ youth with the support of their educational goals........

Since 2012,  The LBGTQ youth scholarship has provided support Philadelphia's LBGTQ youth of color in their goal to obtain college level and/or trade school education.  

The Tuition scholarship is awarded in the amount of $1,000 to a qualified applicant that is:
-17-21 years of age
-Accepted or currently enrolled in a 4-year accredited college/university or trade school (proof must be provided at the interview)
-Identifies as LGBTQ or Same Gender Loving
-GPA 3.0 or better (Applicants with a GPA lower than 3.0 are still encouraged to apply)
-At least 1 year of community service history  
-Person of Color
-Resident of Philadelphia,PA or local counties

Photo Credit: Peter Hellberg

2013 Youth Scholar: Christopher Hall

Currently attending University of Phoenix for Fashion Merchandising. Graduation is set for May 2014.

Photo Credit: Mitya Ku

2014 Youth Scholar: DeAngelo Cameron

Currently attending LaSalle University for Communications with a focus in Public Relations and Journalism. He will be graduating with a BA in Communications May 2014.


Photo Credit: dimnikolov

2015/2016 Youth Scholar: Deadline June 30,2016