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9/30 "Diversity No Matter What" Graduate Students Cohort!


Are you a graduate student passionate about promoting diversity and inclusivity in academia? We're excited to announce an incredible opportunity for you to make a difference in the LGBTQ+ community.

About: The  "Diversity No Matter What"  initiative is focused on creating a small cohort of WVU graduate students to be involved in peer support during Fall 2023 - Spring 2024. This initiative is led by the  WVU LGBTQ+ Center and funded by the  WV Higher Education Policy Commission. The goal is to promote retention and graduation of graduate students through community building.

Title: Diversity No Matter What: LGBTQ+ Office Graduate Students Cohort
Purpose: This grant aims to support and empower graduate students who are committed to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion within the LGBTQ+ community and beyond.  Black and Brown LGBTQ+ students are strongly encouraged to apply.
 Open to all WVU graduate students with a strong interest in LGBTQ+ issues and advocacy.
Application Deadline:
Selection Emails Out: 10/6/2023

Why Apply? Students in the cohort will have the opportunity to:
  1. Be paired with a mentor
  2. Set short-term and long-term academic goals
  3. Receive peer encouragement and feedback
  4. Meet on a regular basis to work together and celebrate achievements
Make a Difference - Apply Today! Don't miss this fantastic opportunity to drive positive change within the LGBTQ+ community. Apply for the "Diversity No Matter What" Graduate Student Cohort Peer Support and be a part of the movement to promote diversity and inclusion, no matter what challenges come our way. Let's create a world where diversity is celebrated, embraced, and valued, no matter what! 🏳️‍🌈

Register here LINK  before  9/30/23. Decision about the participants will be informed via email on Friday, October 6, 2023.

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