SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS FOR 2019-2020 ARE NOW OPEN!
Young Cancer Survivors' Scholarship Program
16 Sunnen Drive, Suite 161
St. Louis, MO 63143
(314) 275-7440 Fax (314) 275-7446
Thank you for your interest in the Young Cancer Survivors' Scholarship Program. The instructions are laid out below, as well as the links to print out your official application. Please fill out everything fully and completely, and gather any additional required elements to send in with your applications. Incomplete applications will not be accepted. Please contact our office for more information at 314.275.7440.
2019 - 2020 Academic Year
Friends of Kids with Cancer, Inc. is pleased to offer a Young Survivors’ Scholarship Program. This scholarship is awarded ONE-TIME with the approximate amount of $2,000 and $3,500, depending on how many applicants meet the requirements. Therefore, it is very important that you fully complete your application with required attachments. Monies will be paid directly to the accredited institution, one-half each semester. Decisions as to which applicants receive the scholarship would be made by a majority of the members of the Service Review Committee. All decisions made by the Friends of Kids with Cancer Scholarship Review Committee shall be made in their sole discretion and all decisions of Friends of Kids with Cancer are final. To be eligible for a Friends of Kids with Cancer scholarship, one must:
While our scholarship is not need-based, needs will be considered. The Service committee of Friends of Kids with Cancer will evaluate each new application based upon the essay/goal statement, academic achievement, and community service. This committee will convene in late June, 2019, to decide the new awardees for the
2019 - 2020 academic year.
The scholarship is intended to be offered on an annual basis and is non-renewable, but Friends of Kids with Cancer reserves the right at any time for any reason to refrain from offering the scholarship in a particular year. For the 2019-2020 academic year, applications will be accepted until June 14, 2019.
NEW in 2019 - The "Mackenzie" Scholarship! Please find instructions to apply for this additional scholarship in the FOKWC scholarship application. Read more about The "Mackenzie" Scholarship HERE.
Questions regarding the scholarship can be directed to Valerie at (314) 275-7440 or firstname.lastname@example.org.