1. We prefer that you use a computer and Adobe Reader to complete your application. If necessary, you may use a typewriter or complete the application by hand, written as legibly as possible, using a blue or black pen. Applications may be rejected if illegible.

  2. If you are completing it on a computer, fill out the indicated fields, then save and print the file on a high-quality setting. Do not change formatting or the number of pages.

  3. If using a typewriter, use a 10 or 12-point Times New Roman font and single-space your responses.

  4. If submitting by mail, please collate these materials in sequential order: 1) completed application, 2) copy of letters of reference (unless being sent in separately), and 3) copy of your transcripts (unless being sent in separately).

  5. If submitting by email, please create one PDF file and collate these materials in sequential order: 1) completed application, 2) copy of letters of reference (unless being sent in separately), and 3) copy of your transcripts (unless being sent in separately).

  6. When submitting by mail, paperclip or binder-clip your packet.  Please DO NOT use any binders, binding or staples.

  7. Submitted materials will NOT be returned.

BEFORE YOU APPLY

GENERAL CRITERIA FOR ALL SCHOLARSHIPS

March 15, 2018 - Application Deadline  (All applications and supporting documents must be postmarked by this date. Late submissions will not be accepted.)


April 30 - May 4, 2018 - Applicant Interview  (If needed.)


June, 2018 - Scholar Reception (date to be announced)


July 2, 2018 - Scholarship Funding

Since 2011, GLBT Chamber of Commerce Foundation has granted more than $65,000 in scholarships to deserving students across Texas. 
  • Applicants must be Texas residents. Proof of residency required.


  • Applicants may study at any accredited school or Certificate program. However, preference may be given to those studying in Texas and/or North Texas.


  • Austin LGBT Foundation scholarships are awarded only to residents of Travis County, TX.


  • Preference is given to students who self-identify as GLBT, members of GLBT families, or allies who demonstrate significant activities in support of GLBT equality.

DATES TO REMEMBER

Via US Mail or other delivery provider:


GLBT Chamber of Commerce Foundation

Scholarship Applications

3824 Cedar Springs Road, #429

Dallas, TX 75219

Submit completed application/documents to

Via email:


Info@GLBTChamberFoundation.org

The GLBT Chamber of Commerce Foundation and Austin LGBT Foundation award scholarships to build leadership and promote diversity in the gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and allied community. Scholarships may be used for any post secondary education, including non-traditional / alternative programs and vocational training.