Wednesday, January 25, 2012
The American Cancer Society is offering young Utah cancer survivors a chance to win a scholarship toward education.
To be eligible, students must be cancer survivors diagnosed before age 21 and be 25 or younger at the time of submitting the application. Applicants must be graduating high school or continuing college in the upcoming year, be a U.S. citizen and resident of Utah with at least a 2.5 GPA, and be a full-time student.
The possible lifetime award is up to $10,000 per student offered in increments of $2,500 per academic year.
Applications for qualified students are being accepted through Feb. 24. Application packets can be requested by calling 1-800-500-3272 or 1-800-ACS-2345.