Legacy offers $1000 scholarships to outstanding lesbian undergraduate and graduate full-time students. To qualify, applicants must: be full-time students at an accredited college or university in the United States; have a grade point average of 3.0 or better; demonstrate a commitment or contribution to the lesbian community; demonstrate financial need; and follow the guidelines below. Consideration will include academic performance; honors; personal/ financial hardship; and, especially, service to the lesbian/ gay/ bisexual/ transgender community.
Applicants must submit applications, a school transcript, two letters of recommendation, and a written personal statement (1,000 words or less) that offers insights into her achievements and goals, and why she deserves a scholarship. The application deadline is May 1st of each year.
An Uncommon Legacy Foundation, Inc.
150 West 26th Street, Suite 602
New York, NY 10001