Point Foundation Scholarships
Who is eligible:
Please review the current scholar and alumni bios that are posted on Point’s website, as each biography demonstrates the qualities and experiences that Point looks for in the strongest applicants. Very strong academic performance is one characteristic that Point seeks in all its applicants and subsequent scholars. Additionally, proven leadership skills and the desire to make a difference in the world are highly valued. Each person who applies for a Point Scholarship is evaluated on the totality of their situation. Academic achievement, personal merit, leadership, involvement in the LGBTQ community, professional experiences, financial need, marginalization, personal and future goals are all taken into consideration.
How much is the Point Foundation Scholarship?
Scholarships vary, but according to the Point website, “when scholarship funding is robust, the average yearly scholarship amount provided is $10,000 per year for up to four years. Point support scholars through graduation (or for up to four years of scholarship funding).”
When is the application due?
The application is due January 20, 2015.
Best of luck to all applicants!