Hyundai Cancer Institute :: Resources for Caregivers: Scholarships
American Cancer Society
Log on to the American Cancer Society website and search word “scholarship” in the search box.
Andre Sobel Award
This foundation offers an annual essay writing contest for catastrophic disease survivors. Log on to the website and click on the “Participate” drop down menu and look for this year’s campaign.
Cancer Survivor’s Scholarship Fund
This fund provides scholarships for young cancer survivors, prosthetic limbs to disadvantaged young adults and emotional and motivational support for cancer survivors.
This site provides a free search of local, national and college-specific scholarships.
Patient Advocate Foundation
The Patient Advocate Foundation offers yearly scholarships and grants to cancer survivors in the amount of $3,000 each. The deadline to apply is in April each year.
Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation
This foundation’s scholarship program is intended for individuals who have been diagnosed with a childhood brain or spinal cord tumor.
Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC)
RMHC local chapters, with support from Global RMHC, McDonald's Corporation and McDonald's restaurants, offer scholarships to students from communities who face limited access to educational and career opportunities.
SuperSibs! helps children redefine the "cancer sibling" experience - by providing needed support services and by helping to draw out the greater and important lessons that may benefit these children later in their own lives. As part of these efforts, SuperSibs! awards scholarships to students who illustrate their ability to take this difficult life experience and turn it into a positive, strength-building experience.
The Ryan Mullaly Second Chance Fund
This non-profit corporation offers scholarship assistance to young people who have lymphoma.
Surviving and Moving Forward: The SAMFund
The SAMFund assissts cancer survivors in the United States between the ages of 17 and 35 with their transition into a successful post-treatment life.
The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults
This fund provides scholarships to young adults impacted by cancer.