Point Foundation

The latest news about Point Foundation, a nonprofit that awards academic scholarships to LGBT young people. In addition to providing educational opportunities, Point Foundation also provides queer youth with mentors to help foster them on their career paths. Learn more about Point and the work of other LGBT organizations, activists, and openly gay politicians who are committed to the fight for civil liberties and equality. The Advocate covers gay politics news from diverse communities around the world.

Celebrities and scholars walked the red carpet at the Point Foundation's fourth annual Voices on Point gala and told The Advocate the messages they would give to their younger selves.

October 05 2015 1:20 PM

The Advocate spoke with Carmen Electra, Judith Light, Greg Louganis, and more at Voices on Point, a musical fundraiser for Point Foundation, which assists LGBT students.

September 11 2013 6:00 AM

Remember these names — they're the next generation of LGBT leaders.

June 19 2013 6:00 AM

Celebrities and Scholars turned out for the Point Foundation's "Voices on Point" Concert and Gala in Los Angles on Saturday, September 15.

September 18 2012 3:53 PM

Supporters gathered last weekend to celebrate the Point Foundation's 10th anniversary.

4:52 PM

It turns 10 years old this year, and is celebrating with a star-studded party and fund-raiser in Hollywood.

September 23 2011 11:30 AM

It recalls the Rutgers University student who took his own life last year because of antigay bullying on campus.

March 10 2011 12:00 PM

Cammermeyer's work as a colonel and a nurse "is living proof of what Point instills in each of its scholars."

January 26 2011 3:25 PM

The Point Foundation searches for the best and brightest LGBT students.

June 15 2010 2:10 PM

It announced that its annual gala held Monday in New York City broke all previous fund-raising records.

April 22 2010 11:40 AM