LGBTQ Scholarships and other tuition assistance
LGBTQ Amanda Weitgenant Memorial Student Scholarship
The Amanda Weitgenant Memorial Student Scholarship is awarded annually. Each $500 scholarship is awarded to the LGBTQ-identified undergraduate or graduate students at NDSU who have demonstrated a commitment to the LGBTQ student community at the university.
Past Recipients of this scholarship:
2015 Colton Bruhn
2014 Erin Daly, Jared Kellerman and Tyler DeWitz
2013 Amanda Weitgenant (Awarded Posthumously)
2012 Kit Wong and Tyler Specht
Application deadline is April 7, 2015. Click here for more information and an application form: 2015 LGBTQ Weitgenant Scholarship Application
Here are some links to help in your search for scholarships.
- COLAGE Lee Dubin Scholarship - for people with lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender parents.
- Philanthrofund Foundation scholarship - PFund Foundation is a vital resource and community builder for lesbian, gay bisexual, transgender, and allied communities by providing grants and scholarships, developing leaders and inspiring giving.
- Point Foundation - The Point Foundation empowers promising LGBTQ students to achieve their full academic and leadership potential - despite the obstacles often put before them - to make a significant impact on society.
Additional scholarships available to LGBTQ students in a variety of academic and professional tracks can be found at the Human Rights Campaign website at: http://www.hrc.org/resources/entry/scholarship-database.