LGBTQ Students

FinAid
This website provides advice, tools, and information on scholarships available to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender students. To view their scholarship listing, visit http://www.finaid.org/otheraid/lgbt.phtml.

Gay and Lesbian Business Association
GLBA invests in future LGBT leadership by providing a scholarship program to help advance the educational goals of gay and lesbian students in Santa Barbara County. GLBA is the only source of scholarships for gay and lesbian students in the county. GLBA currently maintains four scholarship endowment funds. For more information and a list of scholarship opportunities, visit http://www.glbasb.com.

Human Rights Campaign
The Human Rights Campaign offers a listing of scholarships, fellowships, and grants for LGBT and allied students at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. For more information, visit http://www.hrc.org/resources/entry/scholarship-database.

Point Foundation
Point Foundation works to supply scholarships, professional guidance, leadership development, mentorship opportunities, and a network of contacts for undergraduate, graduate, and post-graduate students who are underprivileged or have been socially marginalized, particularly by reason of sexual orientation, gender expression, or gender identity. For more information and a list of scholarship opportunities, visit http://www.pointfoundation.org.

Resource Center for Sexual & Gender Diversity (RCSGD)
If you’re experiencing a withdrawal of financial support from your family due to your sexual or gender identity, please contact UCSB’s RCSGD staff, who can assist you in navigating campus and community resources, by calling (805) 893-5847 or visiting the RCSGD (3rd floor, Student Resource Building, next to the Pardall Tunnel).