Saginaw Community Foundation

 

 

Perceptions Scholarship

 

The Perceptions organization was formed in 2002 to provide educational programs, networking opportunities and services for the well-being of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender individuals and their families, allies and their community-at-large.

The scholarship will be awarded to a Michigan resident who has demonstrated a passion for promoting mutual respect and acceptance across borders of race, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression.

Scholarships are open from November 1st through February 15th and awards are announced in May.

 

Qualifications

  • Minimum 2.5 GPA
  • Resident of Michigan
  • High school senior, college student, or non-traditional student
  • Demonstrated a commitment to promoting respect and acceptance of diversity across
    all borders including race, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender
    expression.
  • Full-time or part-time enrollment

Evaluation Criteria

  • Special Essay
  • Community Service
  • Leadership
  • Career goals as demonstrated in essay

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