Posts tagged "Cancer Survivor Scholarship"
Sometimes life can be so difficult when we go through the testing time of seeing our dear ones suffering from pain and agony. Cancer is such a dreaded disease which not only shatters you but makes you go through series of emotional trauma. No one can better explain the misery than those family members and the patient himself .Those who have won the battle from cancer are truly fortunate and should consider this second life as god’s gift. Aspire high and give your life a true meaning. The Friends Of Scott Foundation gives scholarship to cancer survivors and those undergoing treatment. Eligibility Criteria: Cancer survivor or currently receiving treatment Currently enrolled in an accredited vocational school, technical school, junior college, four year college or university Submission of a copy of acceptance letter from the college or university you prefer The application and required necessary details are given in http://www.friendsofscott.org/scholarship.aspx Along with application you need to send: Two letters of recommendation A 500 word essay describing “ How Has My experience with cancer impacted my life?” A signed statement from applicant’s attending physician verifying applican’s medical history The application along with all the documents must be postmarked no later than May [...]
Every Year more than 12, thousand children fall prey to the deadly disease cancer. For such childhood cancer survivors The National Children’s Cancer Society lends a helping hand to attend college and explore their capabilities and aspire their dreams. The N.C.C.S ‘s Beyond The Cure Scholarship has already helped many such students , Applications are invited for 2010-2011 academic year scholarship. To get this scholarship the applicant must be the citizen of United States, a childhood cancer survivor under the age of 25 years and diagnosed with cancer before 18 years of age, and a student of accredited educational institution. The application packet must include: Oncologist’s letter, confirming and mentioning the year of diagnosis. Copy of an official transcript Two recommendation letters from two people, who are in any way not related to you, with inclusion of their name, address and phone number Financial need statement Essay on the given topic Application submission should be done by March 29, 2010 4:30 pm to The National Children’s Cancer Society Beyond the Cure Scholarship One South Memorial Drive, Suite 800 St. Louis, MO 63102 The scholarship amount will paid directly to the college, university or vocational /technical school in equal amounts per [...]