Helping LGBTQ students achieve their dreams for 20 years
Point Foundation empowers promising lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer students to achieve their full academic and leadership potential – despite the obstacles often put before them – to make a significant impact on society.
The Latest with Point
Largest Ever Student Cohort Announced
Celebrate the Graduating Class of Scholars
History and Definition of Nonbinary Gender from Point Scholar
Join us in supporting the resilience of the LGBTQ community as anti-LGBTQ legislation sweeps the United States.
Point Commits $1M to Fight LGBTQ Oppression
Our ImpactMeet All Our Scholars
Point not only creates a large and loving community, but they fortify it by believing in our most vulnerable members and helping to lift them up so they can lead the way for a better tomorrow.
Community College Student
Because of Point’s help I have been able to construct and achieve more goals in my life, both personally and professionally.
Wells Fargo Point Scholar
In the 2022-2023 academic year,
students are receiving financial support, mentorship, and leadership training
Flagship Scholars earning their undergraduate, graduate or doctoral degrees
Community College Scholars
Point Alumni as of June 2021
of all students are first-generation students
of all students are people of color
of community college students successfully transferred to four-year colleges in 2021
Areas of Study
- 11% Arts
- 7% Business and Communications
- 3% Education
- 34% Humanities
- 7% Law
- 12% Medicine
- 24% Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
- 1% Undecided