This scholarship is for students who have lost a parent/guardian to breast cancer or who are breast cancer survivors diagnosed at 25 years of age or younger. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must be high school seniors or college freshmen, sophomores, or juniors. Applicants must plan to attend a state-supported college or university in the state where they permanently reside (students in Washington DC can attend state-supported schools in Maryland or Virginia). Applicants must have a 2.8 GPA, be no older than 25 years of age as of May 2013, and be US citizens or permanent residents. Applicants must never at any time have been subject to any disciplinary action by any institution or entity, including, but not limited to, any educational or law enforcement agency. Applicants must be driven advocates for breast cancer education and research and be able to complete a minimum of 20 hours of community service per semester.
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?
The competition for this scholarship will be average.