J.L. Cleland GLBTQIA+ Non-Discrimination Scholarship

The J.L. Cleland GLBTQIA+ Non-Discrimination Scholarship was established to provide a scholarship to ultimately play a part in reducing and eliminating hatred, bullying, discrimination, bigotry and violence against gay, lesbian, bi-sexual and transgender persons. There will be one $11,000 scholarship awarded for the 2024-2025 academic year, which may be renewed for up to four years.

Supplemental Questions
  1. How did you hear about the J.L. Cleland GLBTQIA+ Non-Discrimination Scholarship?
  2. Please upload a 1-2 page essay demonstrating your commitment to fostering non-discrimination toward GLBTQIA+ persons and/or your commitment to and involvement in the GLBTQIA+ community.
  3. Please provide contact information of two individuals that can serve as a reference check. Individuals may be your guidance counselor, teacher, or a community leader.
  4. I certify the information provided on this application is complete and correct. If selected for this award, I authorize KU to release my name, hometown, and scholarship information to the KU Endowment Association and University Relations for publicity purposes.