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PLGP Partners with Equity Foundation for first Latino/a GLBT Scholarship

The Portland Latino Gay Pride (PLGP) Scholarship is the first scholarship at Equity Foundation to focus on the Latino/a community.  It was recently established by the Board of Directors of PLGP and Equity Foundation.  The winner(s) will be honored at the Portland Latino Gay Pride Festival this year.  The 2012 festival theme is іCARNAVAL! and is slated for July 19 – 22.

[pullquote2]Deadline to apply is June 1.[/pullquote2]

Eligible students who are gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender (GLBT), or are the children of GLBT parents, who reside in Oregon or Clark County Washington are encouraged to apply.  Preference will be placed on Latino/a candidates.

The application for the PLGP Scholarship along with all Equity Foundation scholarships can be downloaded at www.equityfoundation.org/scholarships.