Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults/Vittoria Dianna Ricardo Memorial Scholarship

The Vittoria Dianna Ricardo Memorial Scholarship is in honor of a worldly woman who preferred to stay out of the limelight and remain quite and reserved. An immigrant from Italy, she worked hard to raise a family and care for her husband who was sick with kidney disease. She lost her battle with lung cancer in 2008. The degree-seeking applicant must be either a cancer survivor or has supported a family member through their cancer experience. Candidates must demonstrate financial need, and be enrolled in any accredited four-year college or university. Applicants must have a 3.0 GPA or better. Freshman may apply but must have a cumulative high school GPA of 3.0 or better.

Award Information

Award Amount
$2,500
Number of Awards
1
Application Deadline
March 1
Available to Class Level
Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
3
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 not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Scholarship Coordinator
Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults
Address
1215 E. Fort Ave. Ste. 104
City, State, Zip
Baltimore, MD , 21230
Telephone
(410) 964-0202
E-mail
scholarship@ulmanfund.org
Website
Website

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