LEAGUE Foundation Academic Scholarships

  • Website Address
  • http://www.LEAGUEFoundation.org
  • Contact
  • LEAGUE Foundation
  • Address
  • c/o Jason Forsyth
  • 208 S. Akard St. Rm. 251012
  • Dallas, TX 75202
  • Email Address
  • info@LEAGUEFoundation.org
  • Application Deadline
  • April 30, 2017
  • Number Of Awards
  • 1
  • Maximum Amount
  • $2,500
  • Scholarship Description
  • Since 1996, the LEAGUE at AT&T Foundation has awarded scholarships to self-identified lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender (GLBT) graduating US High School Students based on the following achievements: a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale; significant involvement in community service; and acceptance to an accredited US college or university.

    The applicant must:
    -Be graduating from high school in the year he / she applies for a scholarship
    -Be a United States Citizen or be a legal immigrant
    -Be attending an accredited college, university, or vocational school within the United States or Canada. Proof of acceptance is required
    -Provide an official copy of his/her high school transcript showing a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better using a 4.0 scale or equivalent. Weighted average can be used in this calculations. If the applicant's high school does not use a numerical grading system, then a complete description of the measures of success and requirements for graduation is required
    -Complete 2 personal essays as outlined on the application form
    -Provide at least 2 letters of recommendation from non-family members
    -Prepare a detailed list of community involvement. "Extra-Credit" is given to those activities and leadership roles relating directly to the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender communities
    -Sign an acknowledgement form agreeing to the outlined terms and conditions of the application

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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