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Sean Silver Memorial Scholarship Award

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$2,500
Deadline
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Award Information
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Sean Silver was a graduate of Columbia College in Chicago, managing to obtain his degree while in extensive treatment for a rare from of Sarcoma named Chordoma. Sean studies focused on music journalism, combining his passions of music and writing into what he hoped would be a fruitful career as a rock journalist. While undergoing multiple surgeries, radiation and chemotherapy courses, he persevered to obtain his degree from Columbia at the age of 31. Less than a year after graduating from Columbia, Sean lost his battle on May 13, 2007. The Sean Silver Memorial Scholarship Award is available to applicants who are degree seeking United States citizens, age 15-30 at the time of application. Applicants must be currently undergoing active treatment for cancer.

Eligibility Requirements
Eligibility Requirements
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Minimum GPA
0
Ethnicity / Heritage
None specified
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
School Location
Not Specified
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required
Scholarship Sponsor
Scholarship Sponsor
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Organization
Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults
Address
1215 E. Fort Ave. Suite 104
Baltimore, MD 21230
Telephone
(410) 964-0202-105
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