IBA/DVLF Award $5K Scholarship to Andreas Copes

The IBA and DVLF extend our sincere congratulations to Andreas Copes! Andreas is a student leader and budding journalist at the Community College of Philadelphia. He runs his own podcast called Binoculars, hosts the CCPTV series, Focal Point, and serves as a social media manager for the college. Andreas is passionate about intersectional LGBTQ visibility and plans to increase our community’s representation through his journalistic work.  Andreas immigrated from Germany to the US to be with his husband, and has overcome countless obstacles all while excelling in his college career.

We are thrilled to welcome Andreas to our list of worthy winners.