The Robert Browning Scholarship was founded for the students who are citizens of the United States and are residents of any of the following areas such as Washington State, Oregon, Idaho, Montana or Alaska at least for a minimum of one year. In order to be qualified for the Robert Browning Scholarship, the potential candidate is also required to pursue any field of health science, and this scholarship program gives a priority to self- identified LGBT students, members of LGBT families as well as the straight allies who have been supportive of the LGBT community.
The Pride Foundation provides the award for the Robert Browning Scholarship. The amount of award offered by this program varies, but is usually between the amount of $500 and $10,000 while the average amount of scholarship award offered by this scholarship program is about $3,300.
In order to be considered for the Robert Browning Scholarship, candidates need to submit the completed application as well as the other supporting documents that are specified by this scholarship programs such as the contact information for two references who must be knowledgeable of the applicant’s capabilities as well as one who can tell the applicant’s potential for success in education. The applicant must also present his or her involvement in the community as well as an essay that answers the 6 questions that are listed in the application. The essay must have about 3,000- 5,000 characters.
Applicants who are serious about getting selected must submit all the required documents on or before the given deadline.