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Barry H. Marshal Undergraduate Scholarship



The purpose of this scholarship shall be to provide recognition and financial assistance to outstanding undergraduate students enrolled or planning to enroll at The Pennsylvania State University who have 1) demonstrated need for funds to meet their necessary college expenses 2) and who advocate for or contribute to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, Queer (LGBTQ) community. Preference shall be given to students from New York State.

The scholarship will be given out on an annual basis.

Term of Award

Each scholarship shall be awarded for one academic year. The amount of the award will vary annually contingent on the annual interest from the original endowment. The Office of Student Aid will be notified of the scholarship recipient(s).

Selection Procedure

Recipients of this scholarship shall be selected by a committee comprised of members of the LGBTA Student Resource Center Advisory Board and the Commission on LGBT Equity.

Recipients of the award will be recognized at the end of each academic year at the Commission on LGBT Equity Award night and the Lavender Graduation Celebration.

If you are interested in this Scholarship, please fill out an application form that is available in the LGBTA Student Resource Center 101 Boucke Building, Penn State University.


To apply for this scholarship, please fill out the application here:

Barry H. Marshall Scholarship Application



Bruce Miller and Dean LaVigne Trustee Scholarship


To apply for this scholarship, please fill out the application here:

Miller/LaVigne Scholarship Application



LGBTA Alumni Interest Group Scholarship

For Commonwealth Campus Students, please fax applications to 814.865.0790. You may also mail applications to:

101 Boucke Building
University Park, PA 16802.


Application deadline for all scholarships:

Friday, March 6th 2015 by 5:00 p.m.


101 Boucke Building | 814.863.1248 | Contact the LGBTA Student Resource Center