The Charlotte Pride Scholarship Program, Generously Supported by Principal® Foundation, is open only to undergraduate and rising undergraduate students. While we consider your GPA and test scores, we place greater emphasis on your passion for education and demonstrated service to the LGBTQ community or a desire to serve the LGBTQ community. Multiple applicants will be selected; amounts for each winner determined by the selection committee.
The Charlotte Pride Scholarship Program, Generously Supported by Principal® Foundation, provides up to $10,000 and may be used to cover your tuition, fees, on-campus housing, or books at an accredited non-profit academic institution in the coming academic year. The scholarship levels are as follows: One (1) Champion of Pride Scholarship ($10,000 award); One (1) Legacy Scholarship ($5,000 award); Two (2) Empowerment Scholarships ($2,500 award); Two (2) Leadership Scholarships ($1,250 award); and Five (5) Visionary Scholarships ($1,000 award). Applicants may only apply once.The Application Committee will determine scholarship awards based on information provided in the application.