2015 Scholarship Application now available!!!

Posted on Dec 31, 2014

Application Deadline is April 1, 2015.

1617645_947578768602595_5047711144962096494_oOPALGA is pleased to announce a new scholarship program designed to provide financial support for the continuing education for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, or questioning students; children of LGBT parents; or allies of the LGBTQ community. The 2014 scholarship amounts are $2,000 and are paid directly to the post-secondary education institution.

There are 2 types of scholarships. The first is for graduating high school students who have shown service, activism, and an understanding of the LGBT community. The second is for continuing education students (for advanced degrees) who are planning to work with the LGBT community and its issues.

Scholarships are open to graduates of area high schools: Oak Park River Forest High School, Proviso East, Proviso Math & Science, Morton East & West High Schools, Elmwood Park High School, Steinmetz Academic Centre, Fenwick High School, Lyons Township High
School or Trinity High School.

Application Deadline is April 1, 2015.
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OPALGA Scholarship Application