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Northwestern Mutual Childhood Cancer Survivor Scholarship (Deadline: Jan. 30, 2018)

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Sponsor: Northwestern Mutual Foundation

Who Can Apply: The Northwestern Mutual Childhood Cancer Survivor Scholarship program assists cancer survivors, age 25 and under, in continuing their education and pursuing their college dreams. The scholarship program will award 25 renewable $5,000 scholarships.

How to Apply: To apply, students must be U.S. citizens who are cancer survivors, 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 2018-19 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

Number of Scholarships Offered: 25

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)

Deadline: January 30, 2018

Learn More: https://scholarsapply.org/nmsurvivors