Scholarship(s) of $1,000 will be awarded to a new collegiate student(s) as a second semester scholarship. The scholarship disbursement will be made upon submission of proof of enrollment. Proof of enrollment must be an enrollment or class schedule endorsed by the registrar of the institution for the spring semester of the 2019 school year.
GPA of 2.5 or more
Active in 1 or more extra curricular activity
Participant must be planning to attend college as a full-time student (Fall 2018)
Only applications that meet the deadline will be considered
Must currently attend a school in Grand Island, Ne
Fill out the application form.
Compose a thoughtful personal statement (minimum 2 pages typed, double spaced) that will help RAC board members learn about your personal history, goals, interests, and obstacles you have overcome to lead you to the path of becoming a collegiate student. Let us know which field you are seeking an undergraduate degree and how you plan to use your degree in the years to come. Please give information that demonstrates that you are the best candidate for this scholarship.
Include an Essay (minimum 1 pages typed, double spaced) explaining what Cancer Immunotherapy is, how it is being used, and what your personal thoughts on the topic are.
(Our #1 goal at RAC is to educate as many people as we can about Cancer Immunotherapy. This part of the scholarship means, we as group, have educated atleast one more person!)
Submit a copy of the most current high school transcript.
Letters of Recommendation are accepted but not required.
Scholarship deadline: March 10, 2019 (11:59PM)
Committee reviews: March 11-17, 2019
Recipient(s) notified: March 23, 2019
Recipient(s) Announced April 06, 2019 at the Rockin' Against Cancer Dinner/Auction
Scholarship Disbursement: January 2020 upon submission of proof of spring 2020 enrollment
*Recipient(s) and their Families will also be invited to celebrate at our Rockin' Against Cancer Dinner/Auction Saturday, April 06, 2019