Applicant Eligibility Requirements:• Must be enrolled at Ohio University as a full-time, degree-seeking UNDERGRADUATE student.• Must be in good academic standing.• Must identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer, and/or transgender.
Award can be used throughout the academic year. The award can be applied to Spring 2016, Summer 2016, or Fall 2016. The award can be used by:• Students who seek to enhance their learning through travel/study abroad experiences. The award can be applied toward the costs associated with a credit-bearing study abroad program sponsored by OHIO or another accredited institution. • Students participating in travel experiences such as internships, academic/professional conferences, research projects, service trips, and immersion programs (international and domestic). • Students who need assistance with tuition/fees or other university-related expenses.
If you have any questions, please contact the LGBT Center at email@example.com or 740*593*0239.
Application Process ~ To apply, students must submit the following on or before Friday March 25, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE CONSIDERED FOR A TRAVEL OPPORTUNITIES DURING SPRING BREAK, CONTACT THE LGBT CENTER ASAP!
Application must include: 1. A completed application form (below).2. Two reference letters ~ from someone who knows you personally, professionally, and/or academically (not a friend or relative). The reference is to help the selection committee better understand who you are as a student, leader on campus, and/or community activist. The letter can reflect your work both in and out of the classroom. 3. Two-page personal essay addressing the following questions: --How do you embody / demonstrate a commitment to LGBT equality? --How will this award help you in your studies? --What are your personal, academic, and professional goals? --How will this award allow you to positively impact the LGBT OHIO community, wider campus community, and the world?
Please submit application materials to: Scholarship CommitteeLGBT Center354 Baker University Center1 Ohio UniversityAthens, OH 45701
***Electronic Submissions (scanned documents) will also be accepted. Email forms to firstname.lastname@example.org***