October is breast cancer awareness month. Most everyone has a connection to a friend or family member affected by breast cancer. We have compiled a list of breast cancer scholarships. Please share this list with friends and family affected by breast cancer.
There are scholarships on this list that require personal and financial information. Please apply at your own risk. We recommend that you make sure that each scholarship fund has a legitimate organization supporting the scholarship. Here is more advice on how to apply for outside scholarships.
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5 Breast Cancer Scholarships
This scholarship is for students living with a parent who has a life threatening illness, breast cancer patients, and survivals. The award amount is $1,000.00.
MaryEllen Locher Foundation Scholarships
This scholarship is for children of breast cancer patients. The scholarship is limited to students residing within a 50-mile radius of Chattanooga, Tennessee. The award amount varies.
Miles of Hope Breast Cancer Foundation Scholarships
Students applying for this scholarship must have been affected by breast cancer and reside within one of the eight New York State counties covered by the Miles of Hope Breast Cancer Foundation. The scholarship amount is $1,000.00.
Nancy Jaynes Memorial Scholarship Award
This scholarship award in the amount of $1,500.00 is awarded to an Indiana High School senior whose parent is currently battling breast cancer or who has lost a parent to breast cancer.
The Pink Rose Foundation Inc.
This scholarship is awarded to children left behind because of breast cancer. The award amount is $1,000.00.
Other Great Resources to Find Outside Scholarships
Check out these other great websites for more scholarship information regarding breast cancer and other forms of cancer. Breast Cancer Freebies, Pink Ribbon International, and Collection of Scholarships for Cancer and More
Also take a look at our resource page for scholarship search engines where you can find scholarships using various search criteria. Before you jump in and start applying for outside scholarships check out 5 Points of Advice to Help You Apply for Outside Scholarships.
Free Breast Cancer Scholarship List
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