Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
150
Days
May 15 2019
Application Deadline
No
Renewable
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Description

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. The NCCF Survivor Scholarship Program$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. The Legacy Scholarship Program $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.

Amount Details

$1,000
Low Amount Awarded
$50,000
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student, a graduate student or a postgraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college, two-year college or a vocational-tech school
  • CheckmarkMust be at least 17 years old
  • CheckmarkMust not be older than 35 years old
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students

How to Apply

What you'll need:

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  • Checkmark Essay
  • Checkmark Financial Need Analysis
Contact Meghan Rodgers

info@collegiatecancer.org
Tel: 240-5156262 Address 8334 Brook Lane
Bethesda, MD 20814