The Jackie Spellman Scholarship
The Jackie Spellman Scholarship is open to U.S. citizens who have been impacted in some way by leukemia or lymphoma, either as survivors, individuals diagnosed with leukemia or lymphoma, or individuals who have a member of his or her immediate family who have or had leukemia or lymphoma while living in the same household. Eligible students include high school seniors or those attending community college, a four-year university, or graduate school.
This scholarship is available to:-Graduating high school seniors that will attend a nationally recognized/accredited, community college, four-year university, and graduate students who are leukemia or lymphoma patients and/or are children, siblings, or parents of leukemia or lymphoma patients. A letter from the treating doctor must also be supplied to certify that the individual or applicant's sibling or parent has/had leukemia or lymphoma, or a Certificate of Death stating leukemia or lymphoma as the cause of death-Students who plan to enroll full time at a nationally accredited college or university-Students with a minimum 3.0 GPA-Students who demonstrate financial need-Prior scholarship winners are eligible to apply For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Award Amount: $5,000
Essay required: Yes