GAPA Foundation - 2019 Scholarships available

2019 Scholarships are now open!

GAPA Foundation


GAPA Foundation is a grassroots philanthropic organization that provides funds and leverages resources to empower the Asian/Pacific Islander LGBTQ community.


Opportunity Description

Guam, Michigan, lesbian, transgender, Pre-Med, and Freshman. These are just a few of the many amazing identities that make up the diverse spectrum of our previous scholarships recipients. You can be next!
Get up to $5,000 in financial support.
Scholarship applications close June 9, 2019.

What is the GAPA Foundation Scholarship?
The purpose of the GAPA Foundation Scholarship is to celebrate and reward outstanding scholar activists who are making a positive impact on the API and LGBTQ communities. High school seniors, undergraduate, graduate, and trade/vocational school students are encouraged to apply.

How much is the GAPA Foundation Scholarship?
The GAPA Foundation Scholarship will range from $1000–$5000, and several scholarships may be awarded in a calendar year. In addition, one outstanding applicant will be awarded the Donald Masuda Memorial Scholarship (co-funded by the Lacuna Giving Circle).

What are the minimum eligibility requirements for this scholarship
You must be attending in a post-secondary institution in the United States in the fall of 2019. We invite high school seniors, undergraduate, and graduate students to apply. The application is open to students who attend community college, university, and trade/vocational school. Applicants should have a strong history of activism within the API and/or LGBTQ communities; however, applicants do not need to identify as either to apply.

All candidates will be notified of the status of their application via email by early September.
Again, are
due on June 9, 2019 at 11:59:59 PM PDT. Late applications will be not considered.

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