New 2021 Scholarships!

Laurie McBride 2021 Scholarship:

Are you a CSUS student? The Stonewall Foundation of Greater Sacramento’s Laurie McBride Memorial Scholarship is now accepting applications for the 2021-22 academic year. DEADLINE: March 2, 2021.

There are two $7,500 scholarships available for Sac State students who are current juniors, seniors or classified graduates. The scholarship is open to all majors and this year the GPA requirement is waived to acknowledge that the COVID-19 pandemic has made school and life hard for students.
Applicants will write a 500-1000 word essay answer to the question: How are you an advocate for LGBTQ rights in the community, and how do you plan to continue to advance LGBTQ equity, including involvement with any on-campus and/or off-campus entities?
Support letters are not required, but will be viewed favorably.
TO APPLY: Go to your Student Center and under Financial Aid Links click on “Apply for Scholarships.”
For questions email: scholarshipfaqs@csus.edu
Sam Catalano 2021 Scholarship:

Are you a Los Rios Community College District student? The Stonewall Foundation of Greater Sacramento’s Sam Catalano Scholarship is now accepting applications for the 2021-22 academic year. DEADLINE: March 5, 2021.

There are two $2,000 scholarships available for Los Rios Community College students who are enrolled in 9 or more units, have completed 24 or more units, and are planning to transfer to a four year university.
Applicants will write a 400-500 word essay answer to the question: How are you an advocate for LGBTQ rights in the community, and how do you plan to continue to advance LGBTQ equity, including involvement with any on-campus and/or off-campus entities?
Support letters are not required, but will be viewed favorably.
TO APPLY: Visit https://losrios.academicworks.com and submit an application through March 5, 2021. Complete the general application, and then select The Stonewall Foundation Sam Catalano Scholarship.