Scholarship Information

The scholarship deadline has passed. We are not accepting any more scholarship applications.

A limited number of scholarships to cover costs related to attending the LGBT Muslim Retreat will be offered. These costs include registration, accommodations, & meals.  

We regret that we do not have the capacity to provide scholarships to cover travel. 
In the future, we hope to provide increased funding to individuals who may not otherwise be able to attend.

are some ideas for fundraising to attend the retreat.

Please review the scholarship application evaluation criteria. The more information you offer, the better we can evaluate your application.

Donations to the scholarship fund will ensure that we can bring as many people as possible. 

Scholarship Application Deadlines and Notification Dates

Scholarship Applications Available:
Friday, June 16, 2017

Scholarship Application Deadline:  

Sunday, July 16th, 2017 (E-mail by 11:59 PM)

Notification to Scholarship Applicants:

Friday, August 4th, 2017  

Scholarship Acceptance Deadline:

Tuesday, September 5th, 2017

** Scholarship applicants must be available for a telephone or internet chat interview between August 4th and August 28th. An exact date and time for an interview will be determine

Priority for Scholarships:

  • Young people
  • People of Color
  • Transgender and gender non-conforming individuals
  • Women
  • Disabled/differently abled persons
  • Elders
  • Individuals coming from the West Coast
  • Individuals who have not attended before
  • Individuals who have applied before but not received a scholarship
     Application Evaluation Criteria:
  • Aspiration to attend the LGBT Muslim Retreat
  • Financial need
  • Geographical location
  • How attending the retreat will help the applicant in their journey as an LGBT Muslim
  • Involvement with social justice, LGBT, and/or Muslim organizations




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