We provide scholarships to anyone affected by cancer to continue their education after the high cost of treatment. We have provided over $25,000 in scholarships to date. Our objective is to provide $1000-$2500 awards offering educational assistance for college-bound seniors or students currently enrolled in a college/university. Our Number of scholarships awarded is determined by the funds available. Our application is open from January 1st to April 30th each year.
Must be a California resident diagnosed with cancer, must be a high school senior entering a college/university or a current student enrolled in college/university, and demonstrate financial need. Applicants must write a personal essay in which you explain how cancer has affected you and/or what you have done in your community to make a positive impact. Application form on our website must be completely and correctly filled out and you will need to submit an official or unofficial transcript. One letter of recommendation is required and you must also provide proof of enrollment along with a letter of diagnosis from your doctor.