Dr. Angela E. Grant Memorial Scholarship


up to $5,000



Scholarship Description

The Dr. Angela E. Grant Memorial Scholarship is designed to recognize future scholars who have also been affected by cancer and who are dedicated to community service and celebrating the spirit of life. To apply for this scholarship you must also be a cancer survivor who is actively pursuing  or planning to pursue a college education in any field of study or be an applicant with an immediate family member who has been diagnosed with cancer. One to three scholarships will be awarded. The scholarship amounts vary. All scholarships awarded are nonrenewable although recipients can reapply. The scholarship will be awarded and must be used in the academic year or period following receipt of the scholarship.

Instructions to Apply

Scholarships are awarded to individuals based on an essay, the overall application, extracurricular activities, achievements, community responsibility, leadership potential and two recommendations/personal references.

To qualify, applicants must:

• have been diagnosed with any form of cancer or have an immediate family member (mother, father, sister,
brother) who has been diagnosed
• graduate from high school in the spring of 2022 with a cumulative GPA of 2.8 or above on a 4.0 scale or continue
their education as an undergraduate or graduate student in the fall of 2022.
• enter or continue their year of study at a two to five year accredited institution
• be enrolled in a full-time curriculum
• be actively pursuing an Associate, Bachelor’s, or Master’s degree
• if awarded, provide a