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Environmental Litigation Group, P.C. Scholarship Program

Description: 

We are aware of how profoundly a cancer diagnosis affects the family dynamics and the emotional well being of each family member. Everything changes in a family when someone gets a cancer diagnosis. Parents have to quit jobs and focus on treatment and the family's income decreases drastically. Our goal is to support a student with a family connection to cancer continue his/her education. For this reason, we have decided to offer a little help to young people who witnessed a loved one’s devastating struggle with cancer in order to ease at least their financial situation.

Requirements: 
  • Applicants must be at least 18 years old and U.S. citizens
  • Applicants must be enrolled full-time in a U.S. accredited two-year or four-year university, community college or junior college, or in a graduate degree program
  • Applicants must have a minimum Grade Point Average of 3.0 or higher
  • Applicants must be students who witnessed a parent, sibling or other immediate family member battling cancer
Application Process: 

Apply online at https://www.elglaw.com/scholarship/

  • Essay question
    • "What it takes to fight cancer?" you can include photos of loved one that were affected by cancer if you have your familys consent. We encourage you to share the beliefs cancer health challenged have instilled in you. Tell us why education is important in the fight against cancer. 

Additional Documents:

  • One copy of Official High School or College Transcripts
  • Publicity/Liability Release
  • Copyright Assignment
  • A head-shot picture of the applicant in high-resolution (If selected as the winner, your image will be used in the announcement made on the site).
Award Amount: 
Varies
Deadline: 
Monday, July 31, 2017
Scholarship Tags: 
Open to Any Major

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