• UC Davis Cancer Center Healing and Performing Arts Program Courses 916.734.0823
  • Children’s Cancer Community www.hopeforcancerkids.org/Hope_for_Cancer_Kids_by_the_Childrens_Cancer_Community/Memorial_Scholarship.html
  • National Children’s Cancer Society www.children-cancer.org/NetCommunity/Page.aspx?pid=489
  • Beyond The Cure Scholarship www.beyondthecure.org/about/scholarship-story.html
  • American Cancer Society; 800.227.2345 College scholarships to survivors in various states. www.cancer.org/docroot/NWS/content/NWS_5_1x_College_Scholarships_for_Cancer_Survivors.asp
  • Andre Sobel River of Life Foundation; 310.276.7111 An award of $5,000 and honorable mentions of $1,000 are given to United States citizens who are survivors and under the age of 21. This is an essay competition. www.andreriveroflife.org/rules.htm
  • Brain Tumor Foundation for Children, Inc.; 404.252.4107 Financial assistance and scholarships for survivors of pediatric brain tumor or spinal cord tumors. Applicants must be Georgia residents. www.braintumorkids.org
  • Cancer Federation, Inc.; 951.849.4325 info@cancerfed.org P.O. Box 1298 Banning, CA 92220 Scholarships are for biology majors interested in research. The scholarships are to various colleges and universities.
  • Cancer Survivors’ Fund; 281.437.7142 The mission of the organization is to provide scholarships and assistance for medical expenses to those diagnosed with cancer, receiving treatment for cancer or in remission, to give them a new purpose and meaning in life. The  application and criteria are both online. www.cancersurvivorsfund.org
  • Carti (Dennis J. Jungmeyer Scholarship); 800.482.8561, Ext. 616 Scholarship is limited to people treated at the Central Arkansas Radiation Institute. www.carti.com
  • Carolyn’s Compassionate Children; E-mail: childrencc@aol.com Carolyn Rubenstein, 22-year-old Duke University graduate, founded this nonprofit in 1999. This is the fifth year of the scholarship program for childhood cancer survivors. A college-scholarship committee selects recipients based on personal character, financial need, successful completion of high school and community service. Awards are $1,000 to be used for college education. www.cccscholarships.org
  • Financial Aid Information Page This is a comprehensive guide to getting scholarship information but is not exclusive to cancer patients. It offers you a free search as well as basic financial information. www.finaid.org
  • Hawaii Children’s Cancer Foundation; 808.528.5161 The scholarship is for young adult survivors of childhood cancer who were treated in the state of Hawaii. www.hccf.org
  • Jay’s World Childhood Cancer Foundation Inc; 516.889.0583 The scholarship is awarded to a person who has been cured of cancer, in remission or able to attend college while in treatment and must be a resident of New York. www.jaysworld.org/html/scholarship.cfm
  • Jeff Apodaca Celebration of Life Scholarship;505.272.1333 Awarded to pediatric cancer survivors who were treated at one of the University of New Mexico Hospitals and who are attending a New Mexico college or university. www.jeffapodaca.com/scholorship.html
  • Jonathan Jackson Cancer Survivors Scholarship; 888.375.8117 Awarded to cancer survivors and current cancer patients from North Carolina by the Mount Airy Community Foundation.
  • Michael A. Hunter Memorial Scholarship Two $5,000 scholarships are awarded to leukemia patients or children of a non-surviving leukemia patient. www.oc-cf.org/NetCommunity/Page.aspx?pid=310&srcid=289
  • National Collegiate Cancer Foundation; 717.215.0943 One-thousand-dollar competitive awards are given based upon four criteria: financial need; quality of essay and recommendations; displaying a ‘will-win’ attitude; and overall story of cancer survivorship. www.collegiatecancer.org/content/view/18/58/
  • Pacific West Cancer Fund 320 Andover Park East, Suite 275 Seattle, WA 98188 Stephanie Cunningham, Donald Traver (fund administer) The fund has no Web site, but the financial-aid office at any college or university should be able to provide information on this scholarship.
  • Patient Advocate Foundation; 800.532.5274 This site has criteria and a downloadable application for a $5000 annual scholarship for cancer survivors. www.patientadvocate.org/index.php?p=69
  • Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation The foundation offers scholarships for brain tumor survivors. www.pbtfus.org/survivors/education/scholarships/
  • SCAPON Childhood Cancer Survivor Educational Scholarship; 909.558.8400 Recipient must be diagnosed with cancer before age 21 and a resident of Southern California. The award is given through the Southern California chapter of the Association of Pediatric Oncology Nurses (SCAPON). www.scaphon.org/scholarshipinfo.htm
  • Scholarship Resource Network Offers a free search for scholarships with a database of more than 8,000 programs. www.curesearch.org/resources/resource.aspx?ResourceID=374
  •  Special Love, Inc; 540.667.3774 Recipients must be past and/or current recipients of programs sponsored by Special Love, Inc. in the Mid-Atlantic region. www.speciallove.org
  • Stephen T. Marchello Scholarship Foundation; 303.886.5018 Awards up to 2500 in scholarships to one or more survivors of childhood cancer. The application can be found online. www.stmfoundation.org/scholarships.html
  • SuperSibs!;866.444.7427 This site has criteria and application for two $5000 scholarships to be given to siblings of childhood cancer survivors. www.supersibs.org/programs-and-services/scholarship-program-main.html
  • The Ashley Foundation, Inc.; 301.694.6414 The criteria and application are available at this site. The scholarship is for Maryland residents. www.theashleyfoundation.org/scholarship.html
  • The Ryan Mullaly Second Chance Fund; 609.737.1800 Candidates must be United States citizens who were diagnosed with cancer between the ages of 13 and 20. www.ryans2dchancefund.org
  • The SAMFund On-line inquiry about grants and scholarships. The SAMFund assist young adults transitioning into the adult world by providing financial assistance. www.thesamfund.org/grants-scholarships.html
  • The Susan Fund, Inc; 203.226.4145 Scholarships for Fairfield County, CT residents who have been diagnosed with cancer. www.thesusanfund.org
  • The Ulman Fund For Young Adults; 888.393.3865 This site offers scholarship information specific to cancer survivors. www.ulmanfund.org
  • Tim & Tom Gullikson Foundation; 1.888.GULLIKSON Scholarships for brain tumor patients/survivors and/or children of brain tumor patients/survivors. www.gullikson.org
  • Young Cancer Survivor Scholarship Program; 800.877.1710, Ext. 221 Sponsored by the American Cancer Society. The information and application for the renewable $1000 scholarship for Michigan and Indiana residents is on the ACS Web site. www.cancer.org/docroot/COM/content/div_CA/COM_11_2x_Young_Cancer_Survivor_Scholarship_Program_2007-2008.asp?sitearea=COM
  • Jay’s World Childhood Cancer Foundation Inc. The site offers one of the first scholarships to children who have been diagnosed with cancer. The application is online. www.jaysworld.org