07 Aug Austin LGBT Chamber Education Fund Scholarship Application is OPEN
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[AUSTIN, TX] The Austin LGBT Chamber Education Fund has opened its scholarship application.
The Austin LGBT Chamber of Commerce, through the education fund, is excited to help students find education opportunities to propel them further. Students who are interested should apply at: https://forms.gle/DpaDX9ze1K5J1vNk6
Applicants must be Texas residents. Applicants must be pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree, students should be enrolled in community colleges, four-year public or private colleges or universities, or vocational/technical/trade programs.
Current college students and those individuals planning to enroll in a program next year are eligible as are current high school seniors.
Preference is given to students who identify as LGBTQ+, members of LGBTQ+ families, or straight allies who’ve been supportive of the LGBTQ+ community. All applicants must be able to demonstrate a commitment to equality and human rights for all. The Austin LGBT Chamber Education Fund scholarship applicants are asked to describe their involvement and leadership within the LGBTQ+ community.
Scholarship recipients will be notified mid-November 2023 and invited to attend the Austin LGBT Chamber of Commerce Business of Pride Gala on December 2, 2023. Awardees will be recognized at the Gala.
About the Austin LGBT Chamber of Commerce:
The Austin LGBT Chamber, founded in 1997 works to achieve equality and inclusion by promoting economic vitality in our communities and strengthening LGBT and allied businesses. More info at austinlgbtchamber.com
About the Austin LGBT Chamber Education Fund:
The mission of the Austin LGBT Chamber Education Fund is to invest in the education, job training, and career opportunities of a diverse group of LGBT+ individuals who have the capacity and vision to be prominent business leaders working to create a better world for all.