University of California, Riverside

UC Riverside Foundation Scholarships, Fellowships & Awards

LGBTQIA Student Leadership Endowed Scholarship Fund

LGBTQIA Student Leadership Endowed Scholarship Fund


LGBT Resource Center D01175


Graduate or Undergraduate Student Support

History and Purpose:

To provide financial assistance for LGBTQIA-related leadership development opportunities to UCR students based on such factors as LGBTQIA community involvement, exceptional student leadership and contributions to the LGBTQIA community, and financial need.

Selection and Guidelines:

When funds are available, the LGBTQIA Student Leadership Scholarship will be awarded to undergraduate and graduate UCR students based on academic achievement, personal merit, and their contributions to the LGBTQIA community. The scholarship was founded to award exceptional student leadership in the UCR lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and allies community.

To be eligible for the LGBTQIA Student Leadership Scholarship, the applicant must meet these requirements:
- Be a full time undergraduate or graduate student at the University of California, Riverside, of any sexual orientation or gender identity
- Be in good academic standing (at least 3.00 GPA on a 4.00 scale)
- Be able to demonstrate the following:
o Excellent leadership qualities
o Extensive involvement with the on-campus LGBTQIA community, including UCR LGBTQIA student groups
o Concern for LGBTQIA issues e.g. issues of lesbians, gays, bisexuals, transgender persons, queer people of color, and general LGBTQIA political issues.

 Request for Information:

Nancy Tubbs
LGBT Resource Center
Request Scholarship Information

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General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Office of Development
1955 Chicago Avenue, Ste. 200, Riverside, CA 92507

Roberta Albert
Assistant Director for Stewardship and Donor Relations
Tel: (951) 827-5247

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