The 2016 scholarships range from $1,000 to $5,000, with up to $40,000 being awarded. To be eligible, applicants 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 institution.
The 2016 application is available now.
Click here for the application, or email us for a Microsoft Word version of the application.
Applications are due September 15, 2015.
AEF provides grants up to $4,000 to organizations that work with or support GLBT events. We currently have funds available for the 2015 calendar year.
Click here for a grant application.