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Scholarships for Bone Marrow, Stem Cell and Cord Blood Transplant Survivors

 

The following organizations award scholarships to people who have had cancer and are pursuing a college education. One, TRIO, also awards scholarships to transplant survivors with non-cancer diagnoses. Check with each group for specific qualification and application details:

Andre Sobel River of Life Foundation Award

310-276-7111

www.andreriveroflife.org/participate/award/

Ashley Tamburri Scholarship

310-695-7660

www.theashleyfoundation.org/schol_application.htm#1

(for select Maryland counties)

Cancer Survivors' Fund
www.cancersurvivorsfund.org/ScholarshipEligibilityRequirements.htm
281-437-7142

National Children's Cancer Society: Beyond the Cure Scholarship Program

http://www.beyondthecure.org/scholarships

800-5-Family

National Collegiate Cancer Foundation
www.collegiatecancer.org

Patient Advocate Foundation
www.patientadvocate.org/index.php?p=69
800-532-5274

Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation
http://www.curethekids.org/family-resources/scholarships.html#.VL_OCi7GqHs
800-253-6530
(For survivors of pediatric brain tumors, siblings or the child of a pediatric brain tumor patient)

The SAMFund
www.thesamfund.org
(866) 439-9365

Stephen T. Marchello Scholarship Foundation
www.stmfoundation.org
303-886-5018

TRIO Scholarship Program
http://www.trioweb.org/resources/trio-scholarships.html
800-874-6386
(For transplant candidates, recipients, donors and their family members)

The Ulman Fund for Young Adults
http://ulmanfund.org/scholarships/
888-393-FUND
(several scholarships available for young adult cancer survivors, as well as children of a parent who had cancer)

 

Last updated on 01/21/2015
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