The Lambda Scholarship Foundation is a Canadian registered charity. 

Lambda aims to:

  • create graduate and undergraduate university scholarships to further research pertaining to Two-spirit, lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer, questioning, plus (2SLGBTQ+) and queer, trans, Black, Indigenous, people of colour (QTBIPOC) studies.
  • advance education that fights against oppression and discrimination
  • mobilize knowledge across academic and non-academic communities by supporting 2SLGBTQ+ and QTBIPOC students in their academic pursuits by establishing networking opportunities in academic and non-academic settings.


Congratulations to Petranella Daviel for winning the Candis Graham Writing Award!

Congratulations to Petranella Daviel, this year’s winner of the Candis Graham Writing Award at the University of Victoria! In her own words: “My current project is a graphic memoir exploring my own experience of fully acknowledging my bisexuality, and the circumstances surrounding that time. In perhaps classic bisexual behaviour, I was in love with my…

Rest in Peace to Bill Turner, previous Lambda VP

Some sad news – Bill Turner, previous Vice President of Lambda, has died. We highly valued Bill’s presence and contributions to Lambda. He helped facilitate the Jack Hallam Human Rights Award at Gulf Islands Secondary School, on Salt Spring Island, BC. We were privileged to work with such a lovely man. Rest in peace, Bill.…

Planning with Pride Virtual Conference

An exciting announcement from the Enchanté Network! Planning With Pride is a three-day national, virtual conference designed to engage 2SLGBTQ+ older adults and organizations and programs that support them in important conversations about health, care, housing, and grief. They’ve convened 45 leading experts from 30+ Canadian universities and organizations to explore through the latest research,…

Help build and sustain knowledge, education, and leadership in 2SLGBTQ+ and QTBIPOC studies.

Donations in any amount are welcome.