Scholarships

The Tonda Taylor Scholarship at Time Out Youth Center provides two Charlotte region LGBTQ students with $1,500 in grants to be applied toward their college education. 

Time Out Youth Center will select the student through an application process that includes essays, teacher or employer recommendations, personal interviews, and financial aid information.

Applicants must be residents of Mecklenburg, Union, Cabarrus, Lincoln, Gaston, and York, SC as well as attend a college or university located in North or South Carolina. 

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The deadline for scholarship applications is Friday, May 6, 2016. Interviews will take place on Saturday May, 14th 2016. Awards will be announced May 20th, 2016. Please send completed applications and questions to Shakira Clarke, Director of Youth Services, at sclarke@timeoutyouth.org or call 704-344-8335 ext 611. For more information about the scholarship, please contact Shakira Clarke.

To donate to the Tonda Taylor Scholarship Fund, please contact Rodney Tucker, Executive Director at rtucker@timeoutyouth.org or call 704-344-8335 ext 601