The amount of the award varies annually, based upon available funds. Last year, the average award was $500 annually, non-renewable.
The number of awards offered varies annually, based upon the number of qualified applicants and the amount of funds available. Last year, two awards were offered.
A scholarship committee composed of individuals with expertise in a relevant field and a concern for advancing educational opportunities will be responsible for reviewing applications. Scholarship recipients will be chosen on the basis of the application and supporting materials (and personal interview, if deemed necessary). Students must be in demonstrated need of financial assistance to attain an educational goal, and must evidence the potential to successfully complete their selected program of study. Employees or board members of Equity Foundation, or immediate relatives of the scholarship fund founders or the scholarship review committee, are not eligible to apply.
The student only needs to submit one application to be considered for all Pride Foundation scholarships. All applications must be submitted online. As part of the online application, the student mus ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.