Lippert-Sizemore Scholarship Fund

The PFLAG – Greater Harrisburg Chapter developed the Lippert-Sizemore Scholarship Fund in 2023. The scholarship recognizes outstanding persons from Central PA for their involvement in the LGBTQ+ community and encourages post-secondary education of LGBTQ+ persons and their allies while promoting a positive image of LGBTQ+ persons in society.

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March 15


1 Award / $1,000-$1,500

Scholarship FAQ


  1. Graduating high school senior or resident of Dauphin, Cumberland, Perry, Adams or York County
  2. Part- or Full-time attendance at a four-year, two-year college, university or trade school
  3. GPA 2.7
  4. Community activities
  5. Financial need
  6. Essay
  7. Supplemental documents. This may include a resume, letter(s) of recommendation, transcript, FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR), or other scholarship-specific documents. Specific requirements are noted in the application.


Write a 300-word essay discussing how you have demonstrated support for the LGBTQ+ community.


Recipients of this scholarship may apply again for up to three consecutive years. Students must submit a full application but may be prompted to complete a different essay.

Would you like to support the ? You can make a donation directly to this fund, to help grow its impact and ability to provide educational resources for students in our community — forever!


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