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Safe Zone @ STL Pride!

SIUE Safe Zone is pleased to announce that we will be participating in the St. Louis Pride Festival and Parade, Saturday, June 25, and Sunday, June 26.  SIUE will once again host an informational booth and will also walk in the parade.    If you come to Pride stop by and see us! Out booth will be at the corner of 15th street and Chestnut.

Safe Zone Scholarship


  • The Safe Zone Scholarship is given to an SIUE Student who has demonstrated positive contributions to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) Community at SIUE.
  • This contribution may be of an academic nature such as research or scholarly writing related to LGBT issues or to programmatic or advocacy work completed for the SIUE campus. 
  • This scholarship is open to students who identify anywhere on the sexual orientation or gender spectrum, including students who identify as allies. Recipients must have at least a 2.5 cumulative GPA.
  • Up to two recipients will receive $500 for one semester.

Safe Zone Training Requests

We are able to offer additional training sessions for our general ally training as well as more in-depth training around specialized topics. If you would like to request Safe Zone Training outside of our normal fall and spring semester training dates please submit a Safe Zone Training Request Form.

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We Are One Grant!

The MUC is sponsoring 4 grants of $250 each fiscal year (July-June). Preference for grant dollars will be given to programs that have an educational component with an emphasis on developing learning and understanding for issues related to the GLBT community. A review of each grant will be performed by representatives from the University Center, Safe Zone Committee, and Kimmel Student Involvement Center with final approval by the Director of the University Center. For more information contact Safe Zone Past Chair Rex Jackson at 618-650-4627 or rjackso@siue.edu.

Click here to access:We Are One Grant

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