APPLY for a CLGBTA Grant for your campus!
The purpose of this grant is to provide funding and support for LGBTQI students, faculty and staff, through student organizations, offices or other initiatives on college campuses in their efforts to provide LGBTQA awareness and educational opportunities.
2016 CLGBTA Award Winners
Val DuMontier New Professional – Chelsea Fullerton, Lehigh University
Outstanding Service – Mark Chung Kwan Fan, Saint Louis University
Research Recognition – Reginald Blockett, Indiana University Bloomington
Public Service – Pat Tetreault, University of Nebraska Lincoln
Who We Are
The Coalition for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Awareness (CLGBTA) is one of the Entity Groups within ACPA charged to increase awareness, eliminate oppression, and provide support for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community in higher education, for faculty, students, and staff. We strive to further professional competencies related to topics as campus climate, equity, identity development, research & scholarship, and program development for the LGBTQ community.
Education- raising awareness and supporting research about identity development and hot topic issues for the LGBTQ community within higher education
Advocacy- work to create inclusive, equitable environments, to eliminate oppression and to influence student affairs policy for the LGBTQ community
Networking- providing space and a support environment for LGBTQ professionals to affirm and celebrate identity
Have ideas or feedback about how the CLGBTA can best serve you, a campus community, and/or the Association? Contact us!