LGBTQ+ Resources

GLBT Scholarship Resources Links to scholarship databases, study abroad programs, and GLBT organizations and information.

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.

National Center for Transgender Equality  The National Center for Transgender Equality is a national social justice organization devoted to ending discrimination and violence against transgender people through education and advocacy on national issues of importance to transgender people.

The Diversity Network is a web database focused on diversifying education and research organizations. It features advice and tools that job seekers need to network with progressive organizations. Additionally, the network provides workshops, conferences, and webcasts on multicultural issues. The webcasts require a PC with high-speed modem. Registration is not necessary to access the jobs database.

The Human Rights Campaign offers a wide-range of job opportunities as well as a multidisciplinary internship program.

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.

For more information, click the web link above or contact:
National Gay and Lesbian Task Force
1325 Massachusetts Ave. NW Suite 600 Washington, DC 20005
Telephone: 202.393.5177, FAX 202.393.2241, TTY 202.393.2284, ngltf@ngltf.org