MT Lambda Scholarships

MT Lambda Advocacy Scholarship
Amount: $500
To be eligible for this scholarship students must:
  • Be a full member of the MTSU Lambda Association
  • Maintain a minimum 2.5 GPA throughout the entire academic year
  • Complete an essay of 1,000 words to be judged by MT Lambda Officer Board

Apply through the portal here: https://mtsu.academicworks.com/

LGBT+ Heroes Scholarship
Amount: $500 (note that for 2020 the donor has guaranteed four $1000 scholarships to be awarded at the LGBT+ College Conference Awards Dinner)
Scholarship criteria and rules:
  • Be an officer of the MTSU Lambda Association for a minimum period of one academic semester OR member of the MTSU Lambda Association with a significant leadership role or significant organizational involvement for a minimum period of one academic semester.
  • Be in good academic standing with a minimum GPA of 3.0.
  • Be In good social standing as defined by the Office of Student Affairs.
  • Have demonstrated financial need for academic or personal support.
  • Academic achievement, personal merit, leadership, involvement in the LGBT+ community, professional experiences, marginalization, and/or personal and future goals may also be taken into consideration if any of the above criteria are not met.  Recipients are to be selected by the MTSU Lambda Association Faculty Advisor (currently Dr. William Langston), the Intercultural and Diversity Affairs LGBT+ Program Assistant, and a third faculty/staff member selected by the MTSU Lambda Association Faculty Advisor and the Intercultural and Diversity Affairs LGBT+ Program Assistant.
  • Each individual recipient is to be awarded a minimum of $500 per academic year.

Apply through the portal here: https://mtsu.academicworks.com/

Diversity Scholarships at MTSU
LGBT+ students are eligible to apply for these scholarships. For more information please visit: Diversity Scholarships.

Lambda hosts weekly meetings and membership is open to all currently enrolled MTSU students who act in good faith of Lambda's Constitution and Community Standards. Membership dues are announced at the beginning of each academic year and can be paid at any time.