University of Maryland-College Park LGBT Equity Scholarship

Scholarship Name: University of Maryland-College Park LGBT Equity Scholarship
Scholarship Description: Scholarship by the University of Maryland-College Park to University of Maryland-College Park LGBT/Straight-Ally students.
Award Amount: $1,500.00
Number of Scholarships: Two (2) awards
Application Required: No
Official Transcript Required: No
References and Letter of Recommendations Required: At least one (1) letter of recommendation
Interview Required: N/A
Original Essay Required: Yes
Additional Requirements and Information: 1) Must be enrolled/enrolling at the University of Maryland-College Park; 2) Personal statement (max. of 2 pages, double spaced) outlining qualifications for scholarship required; 3) Demonstrated participation in extracurricular and community service activities; 4) Demonstrated commitment to promoting civil rights for and preventing discrimination against LGBT people; 5) Transcript(s) required; 6) Unofficial transcript(s) accepted.
Renewable: No
Term: N/A
State: Maryland MD
Eligibility Requirements (Check all that apply): Must be enrolled as a full-time student
Additional Applicant Requirements: May be a graduating high school senior or current college student
Category (Select all that apply): Community Service, Extracurricular Activities, School/College, Sexual Orientation/Identity
Web Site:
Point of Contact:
LGBT Equity Center
Telephone: (301) 405-8720


July 1, 2016 (receipt date)

Note: Scholarship information is ALWAYS subject to change. Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the relevant office to confirm qualification(s), requirements, deadline, and transmission mode(s) and address(es).