The N.C.C.S ‘s Cancer Survivor Scholarship 2010-2011
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 semester. Last year’s scholarship recipient need to re-apply every year and are eligible for maximum of four years.
Applications which are incomplete or reach after the deadline will not be accepted. Also electronic submissions will not accepted. For the application and other necessary details log on to http://www.children-cancer.org/NetCommunity/Document.Doc?id=105 or go to the following website-http://www.children-cancer.org/NetCommunity/Page.aspx?pid=489 .
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