New York Ramblers Scholarship

🏆 Available: 2
💰 $2,500
⏳ 05/01

Last year this scholarship received 21 applicant(s). $3,500 was awarded to 3 applicant(s).

Scholarship Description

Established in 2016, the Ramblers Scholarship supports student athletes pursuing an undergraduate education who self-identify publicly as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, or intersex (LGBTQI), or as demonstrated and committed straight allies. Awardees will receive a one-time scholarship, paid directly to their school to cover tuition fees. Up to two scholarships of $2,500 each will be awarded publicly each summer. The application process is open annually from January 1 – May 1.

An eligible applicant is:

  • An athlete (all sports and athletic activities qualify);

  • An open and self-identified lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, or intersex person; or a demonstrated and committed ally;

  • A graduating high school student who plans to attend a recognized undergraduate college or university in the United States OR is an already matriculated US undergraduate college student; and

  • Between the age of 15- and 22-years-old (depending on age at time of high school graduation)

Eligibility Requirements

  • Aged between 15 and 22 years old
  • Type of institution award is open to: two-year college
  • Type of institution award is open to: four-year college

Application Requirements

  • Application form required
  • Financial need analysis required
  • Essay required
  • Community Service Required

How To Apply

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Donor: New York Ramblers Soccer Club

The New York Ramblers is the world’s first openly-gay soccer club, whose mission is to provide a comfortable and fun atmosphere for all people to enjoy the competition and camaraderie of soccer, regardless of skill, sexual orientation, gender, race or religion, and break down stereotypes about LGBTQI people in sports.