NCCF (National Collegiate Cancer Foundation) Scholarships

NCCF SURVIVOR SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

The National Collegiate Cancer Foundation was established to provide services and support to young adults whose lives have been impacted by cancer and who have continued with their education throughout treatment or after their treatment.

LEGACY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

The National Collegiate Cancer Foundation is proud to provide financial assistance to young adults pursuing their education who have lost a parent or guardian to cancer.



Annual Amount

$1,000

Additional Selection Criteria

NCCF SURVIVOR SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

Eligibility: Applicants must meet all of the requirements listed below:
1. Must be a cancer survivor or current patient.
2. Must be between the ages of 18-35. An exception will be made if you are 17 and entering college in the fall following application.
3. US citizen or permanent resident.
4. Attending or planning to attend an accredited college, university or vocational institution in pursuit of an associate, bachelor, master’s, doctorate or certificate.

Criteria: Applicants will be evaluated based on six criteria:
– Displaying a “Will Win” attitude with respect to his or her cancer experience
– Quality of essays
– Financial need
– Overall story of cancer survivorship
– Commitment to education
– Quality of recommendations

LEGACY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

Eligibility: Applicants must meet all of the requirements listed below:
1. Lost a parent or guardian to cancer.
2. Must be between the ages of 18-35. An exception will be made if you are 17 and entering college.
3. US citizen or permanent resident.
4. Attending or planning to attend an accredited college, university or vocational institution in pursuit of an associate, bachelor, master’s, doctorate or certificate.

Criteria: Applicants will be evaluated based on four criteria:
– Journey
– Encouragement
– Financial need
– Notable Accomplishments
– Quality of recommendations



Application Process

SURVIVOR SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION:  https://nationalcollegiatecancerfoundation.formstack.com/forms/survivor

LEGACY SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION:  https://nationalcollegiatecancerfoundation.formstack.com/forms/legacy

FAQs:  http://collegiatecancer.org/scholarships/faqs/

Deadline

May 21, 2021

For the application or more information go to:
http://collegiatecancer.org/scholarships/