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OPALGA 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 LGBTQ parents; or allies of the LGBTQ community. The 2016 scholarship amounts are $2,000 and are paid directly to the post-secondary education institution.

These scholarships are intended for graduating high school students or continuing college students who reside or attend school in the greater Chicagoland area. We are looking for students who have shown service, activism, and an understanding of the LGBTQ community.

Application Deadline is April 1, 2017.
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OPALGA Scholarship Application