The New Orleans Chapter of PFLAG is accepting applications for scholarships for the 2016-2017 school year. The scholarships recognize the outstanding accomplishments of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender students and encourages their continuing education, while helping these students foster a positive image of LGBT people in society.
Most of the scholarships are $1,000, but some are for more, and there is
Applications and detailed information about the scholarships can be found at www.pflagno.org, or by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.. The application must be submitted by Feb. 1, 2016, and supporting documents must be mailed and post-marked by the same date. All applicants will be notified of results by April 15, 2016. Recipients must be present at the awards ceremony to accept the scholarship in person. The ceremony is Saturday evening, May 7, 2016, at the Homer Hitt Alumni Center of the University of New Orleans.
For more information, contact Joe Melcher, PFLAG scholarship chair, at email@example.com or 504.858.1698