The Calamus Foundation Point Scholarship

Scholarship Description

The foundation awards grants to organizations that offer care and support services to individuals with HIV/AIDS and services to the gay and lesbian community that promote and support its formation, growth, identity, general well-being and social and legal rights.

Who qualifies for a Point Scholarship?
Please review the current scholar and alumni bios that are posted on Point’s website, as each biography demonstrates the qualities and experiences that Point looks for in the strongest applicants. Very strong academic performance is one characteristic that Point seeks in all its applicants and subsequent scholars. Additionally, proven leadership skills and the desire to make a difference in the world are highly valued. Each person who applies for a Point Scholarship is evaluated on the totality of their situation. Academic achievement, personal merit, leadership, involvement in the LGBTQ community, professional experiences, financial need, marginalization, personal and future goals are all taken into consideration.

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior,


Num Awards: 1

Min Award:

Max Award:

Deadline: 2022-12-31


Sponsoring Organization Point Foundation
5055 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 501
Los Angeles, CA 90036

Contact Person:

Phone: 323-933-1234 / 866-337-6468

Fax: 866-397-6468