INITIATIVES & SCHOLARSHIPS
Manny Correa Youth Speakers Fund
The Manny Correia Youth Speaker’s Fund was established in 2012 by Tom Harvey in honor of his husband Manny Correia’s 50th birthday. The fund is now an on-going grant that helps finance the stipends paid to LGBTQ youth and young adults participating in various presentations, training sessions, and programs on behalf of Greater Boston PFLAG. Click here to read more about the Manny Corriea Youth Speakers Fund.
Transgender Access Partnership
After the death of Livingston Pangburn, son of a parent in PFLAG’s support group for parents of transgender children, parents wanted to honor Livingston in a meaningful and lasting way. This outpouring of support resulted in starting the Livingston Pangburn Transgender Access Partnership (TAP); a Greater Boston PFLAG initiative. Click here to read more.
Elsie Frank Scholarship
Greater Boston PFLAG’s Elsie Frank Scholarship honors the late mother of Massachusetts Congressman Barney Frank. Mrs. Frank was a member of Greater Boston PFLAG’s Honorary Board and a lifelong advocate for the rights of marginalized people. This scholarship is awarded at Greater Boston PFLAG’s annual Pride & Passion event. Click here for more details.
National PFLAG Scholarships
PFLAG National also awards annual scholarships, although they are presently on hiatus. Learn More
FLAG’S FLAG Football Scholarship
Greater Boston’s FLAG Football League for the LGBTQ and Ally Community also offers an annual scholarship. The scholarship winner is highlighted at Greater Boston PFLAG’s annual Pride & Passion event. Learn More
***Students may apply for National PFLAG, FLAG Flag Football, and Greater Boston PFLAG scholarships and are eligible to win more than one.