Ashley Tamburri Scholarship

  • Website Address
  • http://www.theashleyfoundation.org/scholarship.htm...
  • Contact
  • The Community Foundation of Frederick County
  • Address
  • 312 East Church Street
  • Frederick, MD 21701
  • Email Address
  • info@theashleyfoundation.org
  • Application Deadline
  • February 15, 2016
  • Number Of Awards
  • See Description
  • Maximum Amount
  • $4,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Ashley Tamburri Scholarship is a four-year renewable tuition scholarship administered by The Ashley Foundation, Inc. The scholarship is awarded in memory of Ashley Elizabeth Tamburri. When Ashley received her diagnosis of a brain tumor, she began to redefine her plans and goals for living. Throughout her cancer treatment she actively clarified those goals and engaged all of life. Ashley died on June 24, 1999, at the age of 16. The scholarship program was established to ensure that other teens like Ashley, who have faced or are facing cancer, are encouraged to strive toward achieving their goals.

    Eligibility/Requirements:
    -Must be be a cancer survivor or currently diagnosed with cancer
    -A senior in high school in the following counties: Carroll, Howard, Frederick, Montgomery or Washington County, Maryland -Active cancer patients do not have to be receiving treatment to qualify
    -Cancer may be in remission or deemed cured
    -Scholarships are based on need and academic ability
    -Scholarships are renewable up to 3 consecutive years

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