Education Scholarship Application



The Nashville Black Pride Scholarship was created to advance educational and professional opportunities within the African-American Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Community in Nashville. The competition will provide scholarships that will allow the participants to pursue and achieve their educational, career and personal goals.


Candidates, aged 18- and older, must submit a photograph (jpeg), a completed application, two letters of recommendations, and a one-page double spaced, typed essay: Your personal perspective on the importance of education in the African American Gay/Same Gender loving community. Your essay should be double spaced and submitted by email to:


The Nashville Black Pride Scholarship will come with some responsibilities in the community; speaking out as an activist for young LGBT and encouraging setting of goals and accomplishing dreams.


Entries should be emailed to Entries must be received no later than Wednesday, September 30, 2020 to be eligible for consideration.


For more information on eligibility, judging requirements, or applying, email: NASHBLACKPRIDE@AOL.COM