California Cancer Crusher Scholarship – Deadline 3/15/17

CALIFORNIA CANCER CRUSHER SCHOLARSHIP

This fund was established in 2016 by the California Cancer Crusher non-profit organization in memory of loved ones that have suffered from cancer. There will be three $1,000 scholarships awarded to graduating seniors within Humboldt County. http://thecancercrusher.org/

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Applicant has fought cancer or has an immediate family member (parent, sibling, grandparent) who has fought cancer

  • Applicant will graduate from a public high school in Humboldt County

  • Applicant has an overall high school GPA of 3.0 or better

  • Applicant will be attending a university or junior college in the fall of 2017

Application Packet must include the following:

1. Completed Application Form (available online or in the EHS counseling office)

2. An official high school transcript

3. Personal statement (1-2 pages typed) describing how cancer has affected your life and how you see it affecting your future.

4. Two letters of recommendation

Submit your application and all supporting documentation

by Wednesday, March 15, 2017 (postmarked) to:

California Cancer Crusher

PO Box 3654

Eureka CA 95502

*Completed applications may also be dropped off at the EHS Counseling Department no later than 3:30 pm on March 15, 2017