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National Collegiate Cancer Foundation/National Collegiate Cancer Foundation Scholarships

The National Collegiate Cancer Foundation was established to provide services and support to young adults whose lives have been impacted by cancer and who have continued with their education throughout treatment or after their treatment-NCCF Survivor Scholarship Program. These $1,000 competitive awards will be judged based on the criteria listed below. Applicants must meet all of the requirements listed: 1. Must be a cancer survivor or current patient; 2. Must be between the ages of 18-35. An exception will be made if you are 17 and entering college in the fall following application; 3. U.S. citizen or permanent resident; 4. Attending or planning to attend an accredited college, university or vocational institution in pursuit of an Associate, Bachelor, Master's, doctorate or certificate. Applicants will be evaluated based on six criteria: displaying a "Will Win" attitude with respect to his or her cancer experience; quality of essays; financial need; overall story of cancer survivorship; commitment to education; quality of recommendations. The National Collegiate Cancer Foundation is proud to provide financial assistance to young adults pursuing their education who have lost a parent or guardian to cancer-Legacy Scholarship Program. These $1,000 competitive awards will be judged based on the criteria listed below. Applicants must meet all of the requirements listed below: 1. Must have lost a parent or guardian to cancer; 2. Must be between the ages of 18-35. An exception will be made if you are 17 and entering college; 3. U.S. citizen or permanent resident; 4. Attending or planning to attend an accredited college, university, or vocational institution in pursuit of an Associate, Bachelor, Master's, doctorate or certificate. Applicants will be evaluated based on the following criteria: journey, encouragement, financial need, notable accomplishments, quality of recommendations.

AWARD INFORMATION

Award Amount $1,000
Number of Awards 50
Application Deadline May 15
Available to Class Level Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students, Postgraduate students
Renewability Not renewable

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Minimum GPA Required None specified
Ethnicity/Heritage None specified
Residency None specified
Gender None specified
Religious Affiliation None specified
Location of College None specified
Area of Study None specified
Financial Need Financial need analysis is required

SCHOLARSHIP SPONSOR

Organization  
National Collegiate Cancer Foundation
Address 4858 Battery Lane #216
City, State, Zip Bethesda, MD 20814
Telephone (240) 5156262
Fax  
E-mail info@collegiatecancer.org
Web Site Web site
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