LGBTQ Faculty and Staff Association's Pride Scholarship


The UB LGBTQ Faculty and Staff Association's Pride Scholarship was established in 2021 to honor a student who can demonstrate academic success, financial need, and a commitment to LGBTQ advocacy or education. The scholarship is awarded every spring semester and the recipient is included in the annual Lavender Reception, a commencement and recognition ceremony that celebrates the achievements of graduating students who identify with the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer community at UB.



Eligibility Requirements

Applicants must:

  • Be a currently enrolled, full-time undergraduate junior or senior.
  • Have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA and completed a minimum of 30 credits.
  • Identify financial need.
  • Demonstrate a contribution to the LGBTQ community at UB or elsewhere.
  • Show leadership potential either within the LGBTQ community or within their field of study.
  • Speak to how their work supports equity and inclusion.

How to Apply

Apply on the UB Scholarship Portal.