Northwestern Mutual Foundation/Northwestern Mutual Childhood Cancer Survivor Scholarship

Ten $5,000 scholarship renewable up to one year or until a Bachelor's degree is earned, whichever occurs first, on the basis of maintaining full-time enrollment and a cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent). The Northwestern Mutual Childhood Cancer Sibling Scholarship program assists siblings of individuals affected by childhood cancer, and who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs. The scholarship program will award up to 10 renewable $5,000 scholarships. To apply, students must be U.S. citizens and siblings of individuals who are in current treatment, have survived or passed away from pediatric childhood cancer. Applicants must be age 25 or under and planning to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school for the entire upcoming academic year. Applicants must have a minimum grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale (or the equivalent) and demonstrate financial need.

Award Information

Award Amount
$5,000
Number of Awards
10
Application Deadline
March 30
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
2.5
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
Program Manager
Northwestern Mutual Foundation
Address
One Scholarship Way
City, State, Zip
Saint Peter, MN , 56082
Telephone
(800) 537-4180
E-mail
jsowder@scholarshipamerica.org
Website
Website

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