The Lavender Leadership Honor Society is an initiative of the LGBTQ+ Equity Center. The honor society celebrates leadership for LGBTQ+ social justice. It is open to University of Maryland, College Park undergraduate and graduate students, as well as staff, faculty, and alumni of the university. Founded in 2015, the society has been acknowledged in the Washington Post, and is believed to be the first collegiate honor society focusing
on leadership for LGBTQ+ social justice. Lavender Leadership Honor Society holds an induction ceremony every spring to honor its leaders within the LGBTQ+ communities on campus.
Inductees must be affiliated with University of Maryland, College Park. Applications must be submitted by March 30, 2023 by 11:59pm EST.