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Matters of Life & Death Scholarship Writing Contest

Compassion & Choices of Northern California

Application Information


Scholarship Overview

This scholarship contest is for college-bound high school juniors and seniors in California. Applicants must be planning to pursue a degree at an accredited college in the United States and be US citizens or permanent residents of the United States. To apply for this scholarship, applicants must submit an essay in response to the question, "Why should a mentally competent, terminally ill adult family member have the right to choose aid in dying? What would you say to another family member who disagrees?"

How easy is it to apply?

Not too bad

This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.

How much competition is there?

Not much

This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.

Contact Information



Deadline: May 1
The deadline for this scholarship has passed.
Award Range: $250 - $1,000
Awards Granted: 3


Class Year: Is this you?
  • High school junior
  • High school senior
Home State: Is this you?
  • California

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