Description: The Northwestern Mutual Childhood Cancer Sibling Scholarship program assists siblings of individuals affected by childhood cancer, and who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs. The scholarship program will award up to 25 renewable $5,000 scholarships.
Who Can Apply: To apply, students must be U.S. citizens and siblings of individuals who are in current treatment, have survived or passed away from pediatric childhood cancer. Applicants must be age 25 or under and planning to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school for the entire upcoming academic year. Applicants must have a minimum grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale (or the equivalent) and demonstrate financial need.
Scholarship Amount: $5,000
Awards are renewable up to one year or until a bachelor’s degree is earned, whichever occurs first, on the basis of maintaining full-time enrollment and a cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent)
Number of Scholarships Offered: 25
Deadline: February 1, 2021
How to Apply: Apply via the link below.
Learn More: https://learnmore.scholarsapply.org/nmsibling