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Lesbian Travel Service Unveils LBTQ Scholartrip Program

Written by Richard Hack

UNIVERSITY PARK, FL– Olivia Travel, the leading provider of cruise, resort, adventure and luxury vacations for the lesbian community, announced its Scholartrip program at the Aqua Foundation for Women Emerging Leaders Conference in University Park, FL last week. The purpose of the program is an attempt to inspire, motivate, and empower the next generation of LBTQ leaders.

Open to all LBTQ-identifying students from four-year colleges or universities, the winner will travel aboard Olivia’s Majestic Alaska Cruise in June 2017, and will benefit from mentorship opportunities as well as support for the publication of a relevant article in Curve, the nation’s best-selling lesbian magazine.

To apply go to The application process will be open September 10th through November 20th, 2016. Applicants will be asked to write a 750-word essay on defining the challenges and opportunities for a business or organization serving today’s lesbian community. The winner will be chosen by a panel of judges, based on the quality of their essays and will be announced the first week ofJanuary 2017.