Demi Lovato will be presented with the Vanguard Award at the GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles on April 2.
Lovato, 23, can be seen receiving the award when the ceremony airs on LOGO on April 4.
“Demi Lovato has consistently used her platform as a successful artist to send messages of acceptance and support to LGBT people everywhere,” GLAAD President and Chief Executive Officer Sarah Kate Ellis said in a statement. “She is an extraordinary ally who is committed to helping young people embrace who they are and live the lives they love.”
In a press release, the purpose of the GLAAD Media Awards is said to be the “fair, accurate, and inclusive representations of the LGBT community and the issues that affect their lives.”
Previous Vanguard Award winners include Kerry Washington, Drew Barrymore, Elizabeth Taylor, Janet Jackson and Antonio Banderas.