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J. L. Cleland GLBT Non-discrimination Scholarship

Scholarship: $7,500; Deadline: February 1

The Cleland Scholarship was established to help eliminate hatred, violence, and bigotry against gay, lesbian, bi-sexual, and transgender (GLBT) persons. The scholarship provides financing for the college education of incoming freshman at KU who have experienced discrimination, bullying, and/or violence based on the belief, real or perceived, that said students are gay, lesbian, bi-sexual, or transgender; or for students who have exhibited support for GLBT persons.

Eligibility:

Preference for rural Kansas high school students

Preference for incoming freshman

Preference for students intending to major in education

How to apply:

Applicants must submit an essay demonstrating their commitment to fostering non-discrimination toward GLBT persons and/or to their commitment to and involvement in the GLBT community

Instructions: J.L. Cleland Instructions

Application:  J.L. Cleland Application

 

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