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Barry H. Marshall UG Scholarship

Application Deadline:

4/18/2018

Requirements:

ALL

Purpose:

The purpose of this scholarship shall be to provide recognition and financial assistance to outstanding undergraduate students enrolled or planning to enroll at The Penn State University who have 1) demonstrated need for funds to meet their necessary college expenses 2) and who advocate for or contribute to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) community. Preference shall be given to students from New York State.

The scholarship will be given out on an annual basis.

The scholarship will be given out on an annual basis.

Eligibility:

FAFSA Form filed
advocate for or contribute to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) community.
Preference shall be given to students from New York State.

Terms of Award:

Each scholarship shall be awarded for one academic year. The amount of the award will vary annually contingent on the annual interest from the original endowment. The Office of Student Aid will be notified of the scholarship recipient(s).

Please Submit:

Resume (include related extracurricular activities, leadership experience, honors, etc.)
1-2 Letters of Recommendation (from a current university faculty or staff member, or from a recent employer)
Unofficial Transcript
Personal Statement involvement in the LGBTA community at Penn State University

The Scholarship is given out during fall semester of each academic year. Please call 863-1248 or stop by 101 Boucke for the current deadline.

Recipients of this scholarship shall be selected by a committee comprised of members of the LGBTA Student Resource Center Advisory Board and the Commission on LGBT Equity.

Recipients of the award will be recognized at the end of each academic year at the Commission on LGBT Equity Award night and the Lavender Graduation Celebration.

If you are interested in this Scholarship, please fill out an application form that is available in the LGBTA Student Resource Center 101 Boucke Building, Penn State University.

Online Application:

https://ufo.psu.edu/fellowship/marshal-barry-h-scholarship