Safe Space Scholarship

The Safe Space Endowed Scholarship has been established to provide financial assistance to a full or part-time student, undergraduate or graduate, who has worked to enhance the lives of lesbian/gay/bisexual/transgender individuals through active involvement in on- or off-campus LGBT organizations. The scholarship will help offset the costs of tuition, housing, and fees, allowing the student to compress the time it takes to meet their degree requirements and concentrate on their degree programs.

Selection Criteria

  • Full or Part Time Students
  • Applicant must demonstrate a track record of advocacy for LGBT individuals or involvement in LGBT organizations within the community or the community at large
  • Open to all majors
  • Undergraduate students: must be registered for a minimum of 6 credit hours per term, must have completed a minimum of 30 credit hours at KSU with a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Graduate students: must be registered for a minimum of 6 credit hours per term, enrolled in any graduate degree program, and must have completed a minimum of 9 credit hours at KSU with a minimum 3.3 GPA.

Recipients are to be selected by a designated committee and will receive up to $1000 per academic year.  More information is available at http://www.kennesaw.edu/scholarships/