The Triangle Community Center (TCC) Scholarship was established to provide scholarship awards to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ+) individuals attending accredited technical, vocational, undergraduate or graduate programs. The Scholarship Committee will determine award recipients. In reviewing the application, the Committee will consider academic accomplishments, leadership and community service.
APPLICATION PROCESS AND DEADLINE:
The Scholarship Committee must receive applications no later than Friday, June 18, 2021. The Committee will review applications and awardees will be selected in mid June. Notification will be sent to all applicants about the status of their applications by the end of June.
TCC will award two, $2,000 scholarships, and one, $1,000 scholarship for the 2021/22 school year. The award check will be given to the enrolled recipient via their institution’s Financial Aid Office, at the beginning of the term.
The eligibility rules governing the competition for the Triangle Community Center Scholarship include the following:
- Applications are available to all lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ+) students.
- During the year in which the award is dispersed, applicants must be enrolled in an accredited vocational, undergraduate or graduate program leading to a degree, certificate, license, or diploma in their field.
- Applicants from an accredited vocational, undergraduate or graduate program must have a minimum cumulative average of a C+ in all prior college or high school level coursework.
- Applicants must meet all satisfactory academic progress requirements normally applied by the institution for its federal, state, and institutional financial aid programs.