eQuality Scholarship Collaborative has fostered student leadership for more than 30 years. In 2020, our cumulative scholarship awards surpassed $1,600,000.
eQuality Scholarship Collaborative awards scholarships to honor and encourage California students for their service to the lesbian/gay/bisexual/transgender community.
In general, eligible students fall into one of these categories:
Scholarships may be used for post-secondary education at accredited institutions - colleges, universities, and trade schools. Some of the scholarships are specifically for nursing or graduate school.
In 2020, eQuality awarded scholarships to 14 graduating high school seniors, two community college transfer students, one nursing student, and four graduate health care students. We expect to award a similar number of scholarships in 2021.
"Thank you so much for believing in me and awarding me a scholarship. I greatly appreciate it. It will help me further my education and ability to fight for social Justice!"
2015 eQuality Scholar