Messages of Pride
LGBTQ college students have been through a particularly difficult year, with over a third reporting that their ability to pursue their studies was worse than before the pandemic, according to a recent William’s Institute Study. Share encouragement and hope with these students this #PrideMonth by sharing a #MessageOfPride! Submit your message in text, image, video, or a combination of all three here.
Point Foundation’s mission is to “empower promising lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) students to achieve their full academic and leadership potential — despite the obstacles often put before them — to make a significant impact on society.” Point’s Flagship Scholars receive significant funding toward the cost of college or graduate school as well as mentorship and leadership development resources. About 20 Point Flagship Scholars are selected each year from over 2,000 applications.