OPALGA+ recognizes that young people in the LGBTQ+ community face unique challenges, both in high
school and college and trade school programs. We are committed to providing support for the next generation of activists, supporters, and community members. The OPALGA+ Student Scholarship provides financial support to self-identified members of the LGBTQ+ community and allies from Oak Park and surrounding communities.
- a completed scholarship application
- 1 essay from provided prompts
- at least two letters of recommendation from qualified professionals (teachers, advisors, supervisors, organization moderators, volunteer directors, etc.) with direct first-hand knowledge of the applicant
- Recipients will also need to submit an acceptance letter or proof of enrollment and good standing from a degree or certificate-granting institution before funds are awarded.
AMOUNT: TBD BY FUNDRAISING
DEADLINE: MARCH 16, 2020