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A healthy mind is just as important as a healthy body! Find out about LGBT communities in schools and financial assistance for LGBT students by checking out the links below.

Accredited Schools Online - LGBTQ Student Resources & Support Within this guide, LGBTQ students can find resources and information about support systems available to help them navigate both high school and college environments.

GLSEN Washington
(206) 330-2099
GLSEN strives to assure that each member of every school community is valued and respected regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity/expression.

Go Grad - Most Progressive LGBTQ Graduate Degrees Explore the Top Degrees, Friendliest U.S. Cities, and Support Resources for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Questioning Graduate Students

Go Grad - Scholarships & Financial Aid for LGBTQ Students
In this guide, you will find a variety of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) scholarships in popular career fields such as the arts, physical or social sciences, advocacy and education, tips and resources for funding your master’s degree, and a scholarship application checklist to help you succeed in your academic pursuits.

Learn How To Become - LGBT Scholarships and Financial Aid Guide
This guide aims to reduce the stress of college for LGBTQ students by assisting with one key element: financial aid. Read on to find scholarships and other financial aid for LGBTQ students – plus learn expert tips for overcoming hurdles during the application process, such as gender identification and parental estrangement.

LGBTQ Friendly Colleges & Student Resources Guide
This guide was created to help LGBTQ students understand how many campuses are helping to make the college experience more welcoming and supportive.

MoneyGeek - LGBTQ Student Resource Guide How to find and foster a welcoming campus and community.

Point Foundation
Point Foundation provides financial support, mentoring, leadership training and hope to meritorious students who are marginalized due to sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.

Pride Foundation
Pride Foundation is a regional community foundation that inspires giving to expand opportunities and advance full equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) people across the Northwest region of Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington. Pride Foundation’s programs include a Scholarship Program providing post-secondary educational scholarships to current and future leaders in the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (LGBTQ), and straight ally community; a Community Grants Program seeking to fund proposed ideas, projects, and strategies from community organizations as they work toward enhancing the lives and addressing the needs of LGBTQ youth, adults, and families; and an internship program which is an ideal experience for someone interested in a career in the nonprofit sector, particularly in philanthropy, and in applying his/her education and skills in a real-world environment.

Safe Schools Coalition
The Safe Schools Coalition is an international public-private partnership in support of GLBT youth, that is working to help schools become safe places where every family can belong, where every educator can teach, and where every child can learn, regardless of gender identity or sexual orientation.

Technology Access Foundation
(206) 725-9095
Technology Access Foundation prepares students of color to graduate from high school on time, and college-ready to persue degrees in STEM fields. This visionary approach to public education combines partnerships, research, best practices, rigor and authenticwork to create an environment where students take an active role in their own education and create a clear path to their future.