Registration is now open for the 7th annual Camp Pride and the 3rd annual LGBT Professional Academy for Advisors. Both student and advisor trainings are hosted in tandem with each other from Tuesday, July 16 to Sunday, July 21, 2013 at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN. LGBT and ally students are encouraged to bring their staff advisors for the professional academy. Scholarships are now available with priority consideration for applications submitted by April 16, 2013 and rolling thereafter.
Camp Pride Summer Leadership Camp
Let’s go camp! Now you can develop friendships for a lifetime with other LGBT and ally college students, build your leadership skills, and take action as a social justice advocate for a safer and more inclusive campus. Learn More
Early Special Discount $825 until May 29, 2013 includes educational curriculum, all program materials, accommodation for five nights and meals as well as entertainment and activities.
LGBT Professional Academy for Advisors (aka Advisor Bootcamp)
Now your advisor can go to camp by attending the LGBT Professional Academy for Advisors (aka Advisor Bootcamp). The five day skill-building retreat occurs in tandem with Camp Pride and is designed for professionals who work with and, or support LGBT and ally people/issues. Learn More
Camp Pride Testimony
Rebecca, La Sierra University, Riverside, CA
“Campus Pride provides a safe, open space for new student leaders and for more experienced leaders alike. It is an extraordinary way to learn the basics of campus organizing as well as new strategies to create change.”
–21 year-old, gay man
“Campus Pride rocks! When I first searched the website, I was amazed that everything I needed as a LGBT student leader was there. I go back often to find what’s new and improved…”
–18 year-old, bisexual woman
“I no longer feel alone. Campus Pride helped me meet others who share the same issues, challenges and frustrations as a leader. I feel more empowered, now than ever.”
–19 year-old, bisexual woman
“I have been to almost a dozen LGBT conferences and events over the years. Never did I feel more welcome and included as a trans-identified, gender queer person than in the dialogue shared and tools provided during this program. Thank you.”
–22 year-old, transgender woman