Side by Side Youth Scholarship Applications

Applications are due Sunday, April 28, 2019

Applicant Requirements:

  • Identify as LGBTQ+

  • Be 14-20 as of 6/30/18

  • Reside in Virginia

  • Plan to attend some post-secondary education in 2018-2019 academic year

  • Be a current of former Side by Side youth

  • Agree to attend a lunch with scholarship donors

Your Name *
Your Name
Date of Birth *
Date of Birth
Phone *
Mailing Address *
Mailing Address
Rising: *
Reference Phone Number
Reference Phone Number
Please answer all of the following: 1. Describe your Side by Side involvement including program participation, the impact Side by Side has had on you, and the impact you have had on Side by Side. 2. Describe how you have engaged in your school and/or community to make a positive difference? 3. Please share your goals and how you plan to utilize your education to meet these goals and continue to make a positive impact on your community, particularly for LGBTQ+ youth?
By signing (submitting your full name) this application I acknowledge that I understand the Side by Side Scholarship Committee may conduct investigations related to the information I have provided herein, and agree to hold this Committee harmless of any claims of liability resulting from these investigations. By signing (writing your full name), I indicate my awareness that false or misleading statements may disqualify me from consideration for a Side by Side youth scholarship.

Please send any additional information including optional Recommendation Letters to Emma Yackso (

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