About the Scholarship

Levin-Goffe Scholarship Fund is awarded by the Stonewall Community Foundation. The foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization which was established in the year 1990 it strengthen the LGBTQ Movement by making smart, values-driven investments in dynamic organizations, projects, and leaders.

Levin-Goffe Scholarship provides a measure of financial stability to undergraduate students who are both LGBTQ or intersex and undocumented immigrants, including refugees and individuals seeking or granted asylum.


How to apply for this scholarship grant?

  • The candidates are educated to present their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application to get this award.

  • Students must have been submitted their application form.

  • Candidates are informed to provide an essay based on the requirements on the application form.

  • The applicant must demonstrate financial need to meet the requirements.


Levin-Goffe Scholarship Fund award amounts to

  • This scholarship provides $25000 for up to 2 additional years, the awards are non-renewable.

  • The total number of awards offered by this scholarship varies depending on the availability of funds and students meeting their requirements.


Deadline info

The applications are to be presented before the end of May 31, 2020. Understudies are informed to present their grant application, and other requirements are to be submitted before the due date. Applications and other data are accessible online on the Stonewall Community Foundation website.


Eligibility Criteria

  • Scholarship for candidates is available for up to two years of schooling for immigrants here in New York City who identify as LGBTQI and the annual tuition must not exceed $12,500.

  • Candidate needs to prove full-time enrollment in a New York City nonprofit college or university.

  • Candidate should have successfully completed at least one academic year or is at least a rising sophomore and have a minimum 3.25 GPA.