J. L. Cleland GLBTQIA+ Non-Discrimination Scholarship


The Cleland Scholarship is a nonrenewable scholarship for a student who has experienced discrimination, bullying, and/or violence based on support for GLBTQIA+ persons. It is available to eligible freshmen who enroll at any time, and it can be combined with any other renewable KU scholarships.

Scholarship amount

$7,500

Eligibility requirements

Application will go live on Oct. 1 and closes on Jan. 31.

Award preference will be given to incoming freshmen from rural Kansas high schools who intend to major in education.

How to apply

The application for this scholarship can be found at ku.academicworks.com