Dante' M. Austin
Dante' Austin was a Philadelphia Sheriff's Deputy, Military Veteran, fierce LGBTQIA+ activist, and a founding member of Greater Philadelphia GOAL.
This scholarship is open to anyone enrolled in a program related to emergency services, public safety, mental health, psychology or social work, and who is interested in advancing the emergency services/public safety profession or mental health services available for the LGBTQIA+ community in the Philadelphia area.
One scholarship will be awarded for the 2023 cycle.
The selected recipient will receive a $1,000 award payable to the school.
Funds for this scholarship are administered by the Delaware Valley Legacy Fund.