Applicants will be notified of their application status by June 15th.
Why? Central Arkansas Pride wants to award scholarships to honor Arkansas students for their ideas and service to the LGBTQ community. This scholarship was made possible by proceeds from the 2018 Little Rock Pride Fest.
Who? This scholarship is for students who are enrolled or committed to enroll in a post-secondary accredited institution in Arkansas. LGBTQ students as well as Allies are eligible.
What? This $1000 scholarship may be used for any education-related expense for post-secondary education at accredited institutions within Arkansas- colleges, universities, and trade schools.
Submit an essay (minimum of 500 words, no more than 750), in response to this question: What do you know about the history of LGBTQ rights in Arkansas and what have you done to serve the LGBTQ community?
To be considered for this award, please fill out and return this application, along with your essay, no later than Friday, May 24th, 2019.
You may submit your application and essay via email to Info@centralarkansaspride.com or by mail (must be postmarked by May 26th) to:
Central Arkansas Pride
P.O. Box 250096
Little Rock, Arkansas 72225