The Pride Scholarship provides openly-identifying Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer students the opportunity to study abroad and gain intercultural skills in an international setting. These students can apply the skills that are so often integral to their own experiences as a diverse individual while navigating a new culture on an AFS program.

Scholarship Type: Merit-based
Scholarship Value: Up to $4,000
Available Scholarships: Up to four (4) awards
Applicable Programs*: Global Prep, Summer, Semester and Year programs
Application Deadline:  Has Passed

Students must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Publicly identify as LGBTQ+.
  • Minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.

*Global Choice New Zealand programs are not eligible for AFS-USA scholarships.

To apply to scholarship(s), please start or login into your AFS application!

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Scholarships questions? Contact the Scholarship Team at [email protected].