Academic Awards, Fellowships, & Scholarships

2015-2016 Steven J. Schochet Endowment Academic Awards for Excellence in LGBTQIA Studies

The academic awards honor excellence of currently enrolled University of Minnesota students advancing the generation and dissemination of knowledge, awareness, and research around LGBTQIA topics & identities. An award of $1,500 will be given to a full-time undergraduate or graduate student in each of the following categories - Best Undergraduate Paper, Best Graduate Paper, Artistic Expression and Community Engaged Research.

Applications Available March 2nd, 2015

 

2015 Steven J. Schochet Interdisciplinary Fellowship in Queer, Trans, & Sexuality Studies

The Schochet Interdisciplinary Dissertation Fellowship in Queer, Trans, and Sexuality Studies provides $9000 plus fringe for one semester per academic year to a graduate student who is pursuing research in the areas of queer, trans, and sexuality studies. This fellowship is for ABD students and is considered a dissertation fellowship.

To apply, Click HERE

 

2015-2016 LGBTQIA Scholarships

Founded in 1998 by University of Minnesota alumni, faculty, and staff, the U of M GLBT Student Scholarship Fund (as it was called when it was founded) awarded two $500 GLBT Student Scholarships initially. This year, we will be awarding one or more $500 - $1,000 LGBTQIA* Student Scholarships. 

To apply, Click HERE