Lipsky/Whittaker Scholarship Application

The Lipsky/Whittaker Scholarship supports youth activism in the pursuit of LGBTQQ rights. Rhode Island high school graduates (2016 and prior) under 24 who will be enrolled full-time in a post-secondary program resulting in either a certificate of completion or an Associate or Bachelor degree are eligible to apply. The scholarship awards a total of $5,000 per year. Multiple scholarships are awarded each year, the amount per student may vary. Renewal scholarships will be considered for students in good standing in their chosen educational program. To apply download the 2016 Lipsky-Whittaker Scholarship Application.

Press Releases

03.06.2017 SCOTUS Not Hearing Grimm Case
02.27.2017 YPI Joins 14 other Organizations Urging School Districts to Affirm Trans Student Rights
02.23.2017 YPI Statement on Trump Administration Rollback of Trans Guidance
06.30.2016 Youth Pride Applauds Providence School Board Policy
06.21.2016 Youth Pride Inc. Announces New Executive Director
06.15.2016 Youth Stand Up for the Right to Live and Love
06.12.2016 Youth Pride Statement on Orlando Massacre
05.26.2016 Read YPI’s Letter to Support Senate Bill S-2827 “Conversion” Therapy Ban
05.15.2016 YPI Applauds the Obama Administration’s Support of Transgender Students
05.06.2016 YPI Appreciates the Actions of the Warwick School Superintendent
03.05.2016: Read YPI Press Release about Mount Saint Charles