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California LGBTQ Safety in Schools Scholarships


Scholarship Value: $2,500
Awards Available: 7

The scholarship program will support self-identified LGBTQ members enrolled in a teacher/counseling credential or graduate program who are pursuing a career in public education and who understand the importance of LGBTQ educators as role models in our public schools.

SCHOLARSHIP ELIGIBILITY

Applicants must be one of the following:

A) CTA/SCTA member.

B) Public school student(s) sponsored by a CTA/SCTA member.

SCHOLARSHIP CRITERIA

A) Proof of current or intended enrollment in a teacher/counseling credential program.

B) Application essays are expected to address any experience, and/or your personal philosophy, that benefit the LGBTQ+ public school community; and must incorporate as many of the following criteria as possible:

C) Demonstrate an understanding of the importance of LGBTQ role models.

D) Making the environment safe for LGBTQ students.

E) Your past/intended involvements in the LGBTQ education community.

F) Importance of role models for LGBTQ ethnic minorities.

AWARD

Grants/scholarships of up to $2,500 will be made available annually to awardees.


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California LGBTQ Safety in Schools Scholarships
$10,000 College Scholarship for High School and College Students - $10,000
To be Eligible: 1. You must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US. 2. You must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico. The ScholarshipPoints program...
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Be Bold Scholarship - $25,000
The $25,000 "Be Bold" Scholarship is a no-essay scholarship that will be awarded to the applicant with the boldest profile. It takes less than 2 minutes to apply. To us, boldest does not mean "best", or "most...
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$1,000 De Novo Scholarship - $1,000
To be eligible for the De Novo Scholarship: A) You must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US. B) You must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico....
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Nitro Scholarship - $2,000
To be eligible for the Nitro Scholarship you must be: A) A student who is currently enrolled as a high school senior or in an accredited college or university located within the United States; B) A parent who...
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$1,000 Ascend Scholarship - $1,000
To be Eligible for the Ascend Scholarship: 1. You must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US. 2. You must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico....
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