ERC Cancer Scholarship Fund

Purpose: These scholarships are available to provide financial assistance to college students in their pursuit of a higher education who have previously or are currently diagnosed with cancer. High school seniors or current college students are eligible for these scholarships.


Award: Scholarships, up to $1000 each, will be awarded on an ongoing basis to students who qualify.

Eligibility: Any person who meets the following requirements is eligible to apply:

- Qualified applicants must be students who will be accepted to a two- or four-year higher education institution and major in an environmental studies program at an accredited California college or university.
- Minimum high school GPA of 3.25 (based on a scale of 4.0).
- Completion of at least one high school science class in addition to the minimum required for graduation.
- Must be a United States Citizen and have been a resident of the State of California for the past four years

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