Cure Cancer Support Scholarship

$5,000

June 01, 2019

Awards Available: 1

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  • Scholarship Description
  • The CURE - Cancer Support Scholarship was created by the Lep Foundation for Youth Education for students diagnosed with cancer. The scholarship will be awarded to a qualified individual seeking to further their education by attending college. The amount of the scholarship is $5,000.

    The scholarship is designated for students who were diagnosed with cancer in childhood and whose disease and related treatments placed a significant financial burden on them and their families. Scholarship recipients must furnish a letter of confirmation by a licensed physician as proof of their cancer diagnosis. Documentation will be required following the award notification and should not be submitted with the application. Applicant must reside in the U.S.

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Mary Lepping
  • 9 Whispering Spring Drive
  • Millstone Township, NJ 08510
  • lepfoundation@aol.com

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