$2,500
Avg. Amount Awarded
100
Days
March 1 2019
Application Deadline
1
Awarded last year
No
Renewable
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Description

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.

Amount Details

$5,000
Low Amount Awarded
$2,500
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a four-year college
  • CheckmarkMust be at least 17 years old
  • CheckmarkMust not be older than 30 years old
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students

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Contact
Ulman Cancer Fund Scholarship Program Coordinator
scholarship@ulmanfund.org
Tel: 410-964-0202 ext. 105 Address 1215 East Fort Avenue
Suite 104
Baltimore, MD 21230