PCRF Scholarship Opportunities
2017 was the first class of recipients of the PCRF Scholarship Award!
The PCRF Scholarship Committee will award annual scholarships to demonstrate a commitment to improving the quality of life for those affected by pediatric cancer. The focus of the scholarship is on supporting college and/or post graduate education for survivors of pediatric cancer. This scholarship is offered nationwide. Applications will be accepted January 1st through March 30th, 2018.
Applicants for this scholarship award must be:
1.Graduating high school seniors, community college students or 4 year university students who have been treated for pediatric cancer may apply. A note from the treating doctor must also be supplied to certify that the applicant has been in treatment.
2.Students who are enrolled full time for the upcoming term.
3.Minimum 2.5 GPA.
Scholarships will be awarded for the total amount in the PCRF Scholarship Fund for that year and granted for two consecutive years. The total amount granted will vary each year. Scholarships range from $500 to $5,000.
Recipients are selected without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, handicap, or national origin.
Selection of Recipients
The PCRF Scholarship Committee will review applications and assess them based on quality of essay, intentions of the scholar, and the completeness of the application. Winners will be notified by early summer.
To begin the application process, please open your online file here.
Then complete the following and send hard copies to the PCRF office in one large envelope:
•An original completed application and essay
•A copy of your official transcript.
•2 letters of recommendation still sealed in its original envelope and signed by the sender across the seal.
•A recent photo.
All materials must be postmarked by March 30, 2018. Earlier applications are appreciated. All materials should be mailed to:
Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation – PCRF Scholarship
17932 Sky Park Circle, Sutie E Irvine, CA 92614
Questions may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
2018 Application will be available on January 1st!