Bags of Love Foundation Scholarship

We provide scholarships to anyone affected by cancer to continue their education after the high cost of treatment. We have provided over $25,000 in scholarships to date. Our objective is to provide $1000-$2500 awards offering educational assistance for college-bound seniors or students currently enrolled in a college/university. Our Number of scholarships awarded is determined by the funds available. Our application is open from January 1st to April 30th each year. To apply or for further information, criteria, and guidelines, click the apply now button for application.

Annual Amount


Additional Selection Criteria

Eligibility Guidelines:

Must be a California resident diagnosed with cancer, must be a high school senior entering a college/university or a current student enrolled in college/university, and demonstrate financial need.

Application Process

Submission Guidelines:

  • Essay: Write a personal essay in which you explain how cancer has affected you and/or what you have done in your community to make a positive impact.
  • Application Form: This form must be completely and correctly filled out.
  • Transcript: Official or unofficial transcript.
  • Letter of Recommendation: One required (Two recommended)
  • Proof of Enrollment: Letter of acceptance or class schedule.
  • Proof of Diagnosis: Letter of diagnosis from your doctor.


For questions regarding the application, please email Julian at


April 30, 2023

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