Thank you for your interest in an Acorn Equality Fund scholarship. Our scholarships are designed to provide academic financial support for gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgendered students, allies or the children of gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgendered parents. The 2015 scholarships range from $1000 to $5,000 with up to $30,000 being disbursed.
To be eligible, the applicant must retain permanent residence in the AEF service area (all Illinois counties except: Cook, DuPage, Grundy, Kane, Kendall, Lake, McHenry and Will) and attend any accredited post-secondary educational facility.
2015 Scholarship Application (PDF)
Please print the PDF and mail to the address on the application. Must be postmarked by Friday, September 26th, 2014.