Scholarship Application will open on January 1st!
One of our 2020 Bags of Love Foundation Scholarship Winners!! She is a extraordinary young women who was diagnosed with a Pleomorphic Renal Sarcoma tumor next to one of her kidneys at the age of 5. She is finishing her freshman year at UCLA as a Pre-Med student pursuing a Bachelor’s in Molecular, Cellular, and Development Biology to go into Med School. Her goal is to be an oncologist
Our scholarship winner is a 3x cancer survivor first diagnosed at the age of 9! She has been through chemo, radiation, a stem cell transplant, and immunotherapy. While she has hit rock bottom many times, she continues to get back up and inspire, advocate, and motivate others. She has shared her story and used her voice to spread awareness with many organizations like Relay for Life, NE
She is one of our 2020 Bags of Love Foundation Scholarship Winners. Esmeralda was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, form of blood cancer, at the age of 4. She is a community leader who is driven to advocate for others. She graduated high school this year with a 4.1 GPA and is attending UC Merced next fall to major in business. We are excited to see her prosper.
Miguel Contreras (pictured above on the right) is our first annual Bags of Love Foundation Scholarship winner. Miguel was diagnosed with osteosarcoma, a rare bone cancer which led to amputation below his right knee. Now, the 22-year-old is attending College of the Sequoias to become a nurse.
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Scholarship application period is from January 1st - April 30th.
To provide $1000-$2500 awards offering educational assistance for college bound seniors or students currently enrolled in a college/university. Number of scholarships awarded determined by funds available.
1. Essay: Write a personal essay in which you explain how cancer has affected you and/or what you have done in your community to make a positive impact.
2. Application Form: Form must be completely and correctly filled out.
3. Transcript: Official or unofficial transcript.
4. Letter of Recommendation: One required (Two recommended)
5. Proof of Enrollment: Letter of acceptance or class schedule.
6. Proof of Diagnosis: Letter of diagnosis from doctor
Submit application no later than April 30, 2023: 11:59pm Pacific Time Zone
For questions regarding the application please email Julian at email@example.com