This scholarship is for permanent residents of Maryland, Washington, DC., and Virginia. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must be young adult cancer survivors or have been diagnosed between the ages of 15 and 39; OR young adults who lost a parent/guardian to cancer; OR have a parent/guardian diagnosed or undergoing treatment for cancer; OR have a sibling diagnosed or undergoing treatment; OR have lost a sibling due to cancer. Applicants must have been at least 15 years old when parent or sibling was diagnosed. Applicants must be degree-seeking, demonstrate leadership abilities and commitment to their community, and exhibit financial need. Scholarship recipients must agree to complete 40 hours of community service.
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?
This scholarship has a relatively low number of applicants.