Congratulations to the 2023 Pride Foundation Scholars!

Pride Foundation invests in LGBTQ+ student leaders across in the Northwest—particularly those who face barriers due to race, economic circumstances, identity, ability, location, or lack of family support.

Since 1993, Pride Foundation has awarded over $8.5 million to more than 2,400 scholars. In 2023, Pride Foundation awarded scholarships to 113 students from Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington totaling $759,600!

*Please note: the list below is not all 113 Scholars. Only scholars who are comfortable sharing their information publicly have been listed.

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2023 Scholars

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MC Scott George Fox University Elementary Education with ESOL Certification Eugene, Washington
Sal Ryan Tufts University Public Policy, Applied Math, and Education Tacoma, Washington
Erasmo Ruiz Washington State University Social Work and Public Health Spanaway, Washington
Rory Rossi Montana State University Earth Sciences/Paleontology Tacoma, Washington
Kelli Rohr Western Governors University Teaching Elma, Washington
Kai Reiner Eastern Washington University Geoscience Cheney, Washington
Marion Reader University of Washington Social Work Seattle, Washington
Solaris Rai Discovery Point School of Massage Massage Therapy Clinton, Washington
Javante Phillips Peninsula College Education Sequim, Washington
Rafael Padilla University of Washington Nursing Practice Seattle, Washington

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