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The Walter M. Decker Point Scholarship

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January 29, 2021

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  • Scholarship Description
  • To honor his legacy of academic and philanthropic excellence, Point Foundation has created the Walter M. Decker Scholarship to support one or more outstanding students annually. Applicants must be enrolled or intending to enroll at an accredited college or university in the U.S., and are at least in their senior year in high school. Students must also be "out" as a person who identifies as a member of the LGBTQ community. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • 5055 Wilshire Blvd.
  • Suite 501
  • Los Angeles, CA 90036
  • applicationinfo@pointfoundation.org
  • 212-512-5339

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La’Guyia Carver  on 2/25/2020 8:54:06 PM

I am attending my first year at a community college in hopes of transferring to NC university. I also identify as pansexual (including those who don’t identify in the gender spectrum), and have been out since my senior year of high school.

Sam J  on 1/28/2020 7:32:00 PM

I am a gay male that has been accepted to an accredited university in Missouri. I would like to apply for this scholarship.

Nancy T  on 1/21/2020 11:36:13 AM

I'm not exactly a part of the LGBT Community but I'm a big supporter of the community, as well I'm a nontraditional christian that supports gay marriage and adoption. Which tends to get me a lot of hate because most of the christian community is very judgmental. I just wanted to say that there's at least one christian supporter over here that believes the LGBT Community deserves the same rights as straight couples. Love is love and that's all that should matter.

Morgan D  on 1/18/2019 12:32:02 PM

My sibling is identified as transmasculine so I have been a great supporter in his discovery and journey .

Evangeline F  on 11/1/2011 4:17:39 PM

I will be sure to enter! I love finding unusual scholarships, that still apply and mean something to me. Thank you for supprting LGBTQ students.

Alexandrea A  on 12/6/2009 10:05:56 AM

it is not only for LGBT students. but you must at least show that you have supported LGBT rights in some way

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