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LGBTQ Scholarships and other tuition assistance

LGBTQ Amanda Weitgenant Memorial Student Scholarship

The Division of Equity, Diversity and Global Development is seeking nominations for The Amanda Weitgenant Memorial Student Scholarship. The scholarship is awarded annually at the Green and Golden Globe Diversity Awards, hosted by the Division of Equity, Diversity and Global Outreach.  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:
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:



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Last Updated: Friday, March 20, 2015 11:29:04 AM