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
- support 2SLGBTQ+ including QTBIPOC in their academic pursuits through establishing networking opportunities in academic and non-academic settings.
The Lambda Scholarship Foundation is immeasurably saddened and disheartened at the injustice and racism faced by Black, Indigenous and people of colour in Canada. Police brutality, structural racism, dehumanization, state violence and colonial violence are material processes (past and present) that work against a future that recognizes the worth, dignity, and beauty of every life.Continue reading “Lambda Solidarity Statement on Anti-Black Racism and Police Brutality in Canada”
Joanne Haddad is a PhD Candidate in Economics at the University of Ottawa. They moved from Lebanon to Canada in 2015 to pursue their Doctoral studies, after fulfilling their Master’s studies in Economics at the American University of Beirut. Moving to Canada was a great opportunity for Joanne: it opened up new doors and introducedContinue reading “Congrats to Joanne Haddad – winner of the Nicole LaViolette & Friends of Lambda Prize !”
The Lambda Scholarship Foundation is pleased to announce a new scholarship made possible by the generous donation of an anonymous donor. The Lambda Scholarship Tuition Award valued at $2500 renewable for up to 3 years and is open to an active member of the LGBTQ2l communities especially through their service and activism. For more detailsContinue reading “New scholarship at Concordia University!”
Help build and sustain knowledge, education, and leadership in 2SLGBTQ including QTBIPOC issues and studies.
Donations in any amount are welcome.