Cancer for College scholarship, USA

Cancer for College is glad to offer a number of scholarships for the U.S college or university students who survive from cancer. Several types of the scholarships are now open. The scholarship winners will receive up to $5,000. To apply, entries must be submitted online no later than 31 January  each year.

Scholarship Description
Since 1993, Cancer for College (a registered 501 (c) 3 charitable foundation) has provided hope an inspiration to cancer survivors in the form of college scholarships. Applicants are not discriminated against based on sex, race or religious belief. California applicants and applicants attending Southern California colleges will receive first consideration for perpetual scholarships. Community college applicants are eligible for the minimum scholarship level.

Award Value
Awards range from $1000 – $5,000.

Level and Area of Studies
College or university level in any subject.

Place of Study
In the United States of America.

Eligibility and Criteria
The general requirement of those scholarships as follow:

  • Open to any cancer survivor who is enrolled in an accredited college or university in the United States
  • Applicant must be a resident of the United States

The specific requirements of each scholarship as follow:

PACIFIC NORTHWEST SCHOLARSHIP

  • Open to any cancer survivor who is enrolled in an accredited college or university in the United States
  • Applicant must be a resident of the United States
  • Applicant must either be from or attending school in the states of Washington, Oregon, Idaho or Montana

CAROLINAS SCHOLARSHIP

  • Open to any cancer survivor who is enrolled in an accredited college or university in the United States
  • Applicant must be a resident of the United States
  • Applicant must either be from or attending school in the states of North or South Carolina

DEAR JACK SCHOLARSHIP

  • Open to any cancer survivor who is enrolled in an accredited college or university in the United States
  • Applicant must be a resident of the United States
  • Must be a music major or related field of study with an ability to express how you plan to pursue music as a career

LEONARD FAMILY ENTREPRENEURIAL SPIRIT SCHOLARSHIP

  • Open to any cancer survivor who is enrolled in an accredited college or university in the United States
  • Applicant must be a resident of the United States
  • Must be a business major or related field with a desire to pursue career in food service industry and potentially own & operate a restaurant

ROSS SKELTON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

  • Open to any cancer survivor who is enrolled in an accredited college or university in the United States
  • Applicant must be a resident of the United States
  • Applicant must be an engineering major either be from or attending school in the states of North or South Carolina

SKIP WOHL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

  • Open to any cancer survivor who is enrolled in an accredited college or university in the United States
  • Applicant must be a resident of the United States
  • Applicant must be from and attending school in Southern California

FRANK THE TANK SCHOLARSHIP

  • Open to a cancer survivor
  • Applicant must be a resident of the United States
  • Applicant must be attending California State University, Fullerton

THE CHERRY HAWK SCHOLARSHIP

  • Open to any cancer survivor who is enrolled in an accredited college or university in the United States
  • Applicant must be a resident of the United States
  • Applicant must be from or attending school in Southern California

Applicants’ Nationality
All scholarships only open to the United States residents.

Application Instruction
Application should be made through the online system at the website and application link below.

Submission Deadline
31 January each year.

Website and Application Link