PFLAG Greeley Scholarship Award

An annual scholarship is offered to an LGBTQ or Straight Ally youth by PFLAG Greeley

Purpose of Award

  • Recognize outstanding lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and/or queer youth as well as straight allies

  • Encourage continuing education for self-identified LGBTQ youth

  • Foster a positive image of LGBTQ people in society

Eligibility and Terms

  • LGBTQ or allied youth who are in their graduating year in high school are eligible to apply

  • Must attend a post-secondary educational institution (a university, college, community college, technical institution, etc.) within one year of receiving the award

  • Must be a student in a public, private, homeschool, or charter school in Greeley, Evans, or Windsor, Colorado

  • Must submit an application (in full, following all directions) with required supporting materials by the application deadline

  • Awards will be paid directly to the institution and may only be used for education expenses (i.e. tuition, course registration fees, lab fees, university housing, etc.)

*PFLAG is a non-profit organization and is not affiliated with any other group or religious organization.

Our thanks to First Congregational United Church of Christ for providing free space for PFLAG Greeley Meetings.

Jeremiah Alvarado - $1000

Myrissa Pineda - $500

Congratulations Jeremiah and Myrissa!

Criteria for Awarding Scholarship

  • Identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, or a straight ally

  • Demonstration of integrity and honesty

  • Determination and potential to achieve goals

  • Participation in school and/or community activities

Email us for more information and a complete application form.

2021 Scholarship Winners