The LAGBAC Foundation provides education to both the public and legal professionals about legal issues affecting lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex and questioning persons. Through its educational initiatives and scholarship programs, the Foundation also seeks to improve access to the legal and judicial system for all lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex and questioning persons. For more information, please click here.
The Foundation, in conjunction with LAGBAC, awards scholarship grants to support full-time employment at a qualified LGBT/civil rights organization during the summer. First, second and third year law students are encouraged to apply. Scholarship grants have recently ranged from $3,000 to $4,000. Applications are generally due end of first quarter/beginning of second quarter of each year. Past scholarship recipients have participated in a variety of organizations with a broad range of responsibilities.
The LAGBAC Foundation 2017 Scholarship Grant Application has been released. Applications are due by April 14, 2017.
The Foundation is governed by its own board of directors and the Foundation can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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The Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization under the Internal Revenue Code. Tax deductible contributions are welcome.
Make checks payable to:
The LAGBAC Foundation
PO Box 64933
Chicago, Illinois 60664-0933
or donate electronically here: