NOGLSTP established the Out To Innovate Scholarships for LGBTQ STEM students following NOGLSTP's inaugural Out to Innovate Career Summit for LGBTQ People in STEM. These scholarships are intended for undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in science technology engineering or mathematics (STEM) programs who are either lesbian gay bisexual transgender queer or an active ally of the LGBTQ community. The scholarships are designed to promote academic excellence and increased visibility of talented LGBTQ students in STEM careers.
Two (2) scholarships will be awarded for the fall of the upcoming academic year. One scholarship will go to an undergraduate student and one will go to a graduate/professional level student. Successful completion of a minimum of two years of post-high school education at an accredited college or university-Maintenance of a 3.0 GPA for the entirety of college/university enrollment-A declared major in an accredited STEM or STEM-related teaching field-Be an active supporter of and participant in programs or organizations that promote LGBTQ inclusion and visibility-Students must be eligible for fall term registration and must not be under disciplinary sanction.For more information or to apply please visit the scholarship provider's website.