LGBT Center Retention Scholarship

This scholarship will be awarded to students who have demonstrated leadership and involvement in the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender communities on campus or in the broader community:

Applicants must:

  • Be currently enrolled, full-time students who will be enrolled full-time for the entire upcoming academic semester
  • Have at least a 2.5 GPA
  • Demonstrate a commitment to diversity (statement)
  • Have financial need

Award
Up to $1,000
Scopes
Instutional Diversity and LGBT Center, Women's Center
Deadline
06/30/2021
Supplemental Questions
  1. Statement of Need: Please explain your current financial situation and why you should be selected for the retention grant. Please be as detailed as possible. Answering questions like, "Why do I need this funding?" "What will the funding help me do?" "What other funding have I accessed?", will help give the reviewers a better idea of your story as a student. Please be as detailed as possible.
  2. Have you applied for the MSU Emergency Grant?
    • Have you applied for the MSU Emergency Grant?
    • If yes, when?
  3. Have you applied for the Diversity & Inclusion Retention Grant?
    • Have you applied for the Diversity & Inclusion Retention Grant?
    • If yes, when?
  4. In no more than 500 words, explain your involvement in the LGBT community on campus or in the broader community and your commitment to diversity.