Scholarships and Financial Support

Scholarships at IU are available through the GLBT Alumni Association

The following organizations also offer loans, grants, and scholarships:

Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice 


Gay and Lesbian Medical Association 

Humanity in Action 

Human Rights Campaign Scholarship Database (searchable by state)

Indy Pride 

The LEAGUE Foundation 

National Gay Pilot Association 

Safe Schools Coalition 

Queer Foundation 

LGBTQ+ Advocacy and Leadership Development Funds

Do you consider yourself an advocate for LGBTQ+ people and issues? Are you interested in developing your leadership skills in this area? You may qualify for funding to attend and/or lead a workshop, seminar, or conference aimed at developing leadership and advocacy skills. Funds are now available through the LGBTQ+ Culture Center for any qualifying student on the Bloomington campus, thanks to a generous IU alum. Students may apply here. Members of the LGBTQ+ Culture Center Advisory Board will review applications and inform applicants of their decision within two weeks of receiving applications. Funds disbursement may take up to six weeks, so please plan your application accordingly.