GLBT Scholarship Resources - Links to scholarship databases, study abroad programs, and GLBT organizations
Idealist - Provides a list of GLBT-related non-profit organizations where you might find internships
and jobs! Use Key Search on “gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender” or L/G/B/T issues”
to find over 500 agencies in the U.S.A. There are also GLBT-related agencies located
worldwide, accessible by this site.
KarMel Scholarship - A “Gay, Lesbian, Bi, and Transgender” Themed Scholarship awards money for written
and artistic submissions.
GLAAD (Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation) - Tackles tough issues to shape the narrative and provoke dialogue that leads to
cultural change. GLAAD protects all that has been accomplished and creates a world
where everyone can live the life they love.
The Human Rights Campaign - Offers a wide-range of job opportunities as well as a multidisciplinary internship
The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Community Center - Provides “a home for the birth, nurture, and celebration of our organizations,
institutions, and culture; cares for our individuals and groups in need; educates
the public and our community; and empowers our individuals and groups to achieve their
fullest potential.” Lots of information and links to other organizations and programs.
The site also includes employment and volunteering pages.
The National Gay and Lesbian Task Force has worked to eliminate prejudice, violence, and injustice against gay, lesbian,
bisexual, and transgendered people at the local, state, and national level since its
inception in 1973. NGLTF has graduate and undergraduate internships available each
school session for college and university students or recent graduates, covering a
variety of disciplines. Internships are generally located in the Washington, D.C.
office; however, a limited number of positions may be available at staff locations
in Cambridge, MA, and New York, NY, depending on availability and applicant qualifications.
Guidelines for internships in different locations may differ. The NGLTF also has some
job listings if you go to their main page. For more information, click the web link
above or contact:
National Gay and Lesbian Task Force, 1325 Massachusetts Ave. NW Suite 600 Washington,
Telephone: 202.393.5177, FAX 202.393.2241, TTY 202.393.2284, firstname.lastname@example.org
Pride.Net- A 1,000 + page website, designed for general audiences, that provides listings and
links to a variety of resources for information and services. Navigate the site by
geographical region or by topic. A click on “Support Organizations” leads to a geographical
breakdown. Choose a location and you will be taken to a number of organizations, each
with its own website. Helpful if you are interested in moving to a new area or looking
for work or internships with a support organization.
Scott Hitt Foundation - Believes that the obstacles facing full LGBT equality are enormous. Confronting
and eliminating these obstacles will require a new generation of activists to launch,
lead, and work within organizations that will ultimately prevail in the battle for
full equality. Our goal is to provide an opportunity for the next generation of community
leaders to receive a solid foundation in development and leadership skills in order
to achieve future success. The program offerings of the R. Scott Hitt Foundation during
your second year is focused solely on undergraduate and graduate internships.