All Opportunities

AS OF MARCH 1, 2018, APPLICATIONS ARE NO LONGER BEING ACCEPTED FOR THE 2018-19 SCHOOL YEAR

Applications for the 2019-20 School Year will open on November 1, 2018 and remain open until March 1, 2019. Please check back on November 1st to apply for the 2019-20 school year.

The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults offers scholarships to young adults impacted by cancer. More specifically, applicants must have been between the ages of 15-39 during their own diagnosis/treatment or during the diagnosis/treatment of a parent/guardian, sibling and/or spouse.

To begin the application process, please create an account and complete the general application. Once you complete the general application, save your information by clicking “Update General Application.” Based on the information you provide, if you are eligible, you will be invited to apply to our scholarship program. If you are not eligible, you will not be asked any further questions.

If you have any questions about eligibility or the application process, please email scholarship@ulmanfund.org

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$2,500 Bernice McNamara Memorial Scholarship
The Bernice McNamara Memorial Scholarship Award was established to support the financial needs of young adults who have lost a parent to cancer and...
The Bernice McNamara Memorial Scholarship Award was established to...
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  • Award: $2,500
$2,500 Body of Young Adult Advisors (BOYAA) Scholarship
The BOYAA wishes to recognize a Baltimore, MD or Washington, DC area resident who has battled cancer or selflessly supported a parent or sibling...
The BOYAA wishes to recognize a Baltimore, MD or Washington, DC area...
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  • Award: $2,500
$2,500 Doug Parker Memorial Scholarship
The Doug Parker Memorial Scholarship was established in 2009 to support the financial needs of young adults in Howard County, Maryland who have...
The Doug Parker Memorial Scholarship was established in 2009 to support...
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  • Award: $2,500
$2,500 Jacqueline Shearer Memorial Scholarship
The Jacqueline Shearer Memorial Scholarship is in honor of an amazing daughter, sister and friend who demonstrated courage and strength during her...
The Jacqueline Shearer Memorial Scholarship is in honor of an amazing...
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  • Award: $2,500
$2,500 James and Patricia Sood Scholarship
The James and Patricia Sood Scholarship was founded in honor of a special couple, both teachers. It is awarded to a young adult student who is...
The James and Patricia Sood Scholarship was founded in honor of a...
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  • Award: $2,500
$2,500 Jamie L. Roberts Memorial Scholarship
The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults created the Jamie L. Roberts Memorial Scholarships to honor the memory of Jamie Roberts, whose life was...
The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults created the Jamie L. Roberts...
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  • Award: $2,500
$2,500 Janet Margaret Freeman Scholarship
The Janet Margaret Freeman Scholarship is established to honor the life of Janet Margaret Freeman who lost her life to Breast Cancer. She bravely...
The Janet Margaret Freeman Scholarship is established to honor the life...
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  • Award: $2,500
$2,500 Jeffrey P Meyer Memorial Scholarship
“What an inspiration!” That’s the phrase most often used to describe Jeffrey Meyer for his courage, optimism, and perseverance. Jeff’s priority...
“What an inspiration!” That’s the phrase most often used to describe...
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  • Award: $2,500
$2,500 Jill Weaver Starkman Scholarship
The Jill Weaver Starkman Scholarship is awarded to a young adult who has cancer or who has conquered it; or, to a young adult who has selflessly...
The Jill Weaver Starkman Scholarship is awarded to a young adult who has...
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  • Award: $2,500
$2,500 John Duvall Memorial Scholarship
The John Duvall Memorial Scholarship is in honor of a husband, dad, son, and friend who lost his battle with Ewings Sarcoma cancer at the young age...
The John Duvall Memorial Scholarship is in honor of a husband, dad, son,...
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  • Award: $2,500
$2,500 John Hanley Memorial Scholarship
The John Hanley Memorial Scholarship Award was established in 2012 to support the financial needs of young adults who have battled cancer or are in...
The John Hanley Memorial Scholarship Award was established in 2012 to...
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  • Award: $2,500
$2,500.00 Kimberly Keith Memorial Scholarship
The Kimberly Keith Memorial Scholarship was established to support the financial needs of a graduating senior whose life has been affected by...
The Kimberly Keith Memorial Scholarship was established to support the...
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  • Award: $2,500.00
$2,500 Lisa Higgins-Hussman Foundation Scholarship
The Lisa Higgins-Hussman Foundation Scholarship Award is for a young adult who has been affected by cancer through their own diagnosis/treatment or...
The Lisa Higgins-Hussman Foundation Scholarship Award is for a young...
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  • Award: $2,500
$2,500 Margaret Grace Freeman Scholarship
The Margaret Grace Freeman Scholarship is established to honor the life of Margaret Grace Freeman who lost her husband, daughter, and...
The Margaret Grace Freeman Scholarship is established to honor the life...
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  • Award: $2,500
$2,500 Marilyn Yesto Memorial Scholarship
The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults established the Marilyn Yetso Memorial Scholarship to support the financial needs of a college student who...
The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults established the Marilyn Yetso...
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  • Award: $2,500
$2,500 Mary Barton Freeman Scholarship
The Mary Barton Freeman Scholarships were established to honor the life of Mary Barton Freeman who lost her life to Endometrial Cancer after a 3...
The Mary Barton Freeman Scholarships were established to honor the life...
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  • Award: $2,500
$2,500 Olivia M. Marquart Scholarship
The Olivia M. Marquart Scholarship was established in honor of a friend, sister, and daughter who continues to demonstrate strength and courage...
The Olivia M. Marquart Scholarship was established in honor of a friend,...
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  • Award: $2,500
$2,500 Perlita Liwanag Memorial Scholarship
The Perlita Liwanag Memorial Scholarship was established in memory of Perlita Liwanag who lost her life to pancreatic cancer. The purpose of this...
The Perlita Liwanag Memorial Scholarship was established in memory of...
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  • Award: $2,500
$2,500 Satola Family Scholarship
The Satola Family Scholarship Award was established in 2009 to support the financial needs of young adults who have been affected by cancer, and...
The Satola Family Scholarship Award was established in 2009 to support...
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  • Award: $2,500
$2,500 Sean Silver Memorial Scholarship
Sean Silver was a graduate of Columbia College in Chicago, managing to obtain his degree while in extensive treatment for a rare from of Sarcoma...
Sean Silver was a graduate of Columbia College in Chicago, managing to...
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  • Award: $2,500
$2,500 The Vittoria Dianna Ricardo Memorial Scholarship
The Vittoria Dianna Ricardo Memorial Scholarship is in honor of a worldly woman who preferred to stay out of the limelight and remain quiet and...
The Vittoria Dianna Ricardo Memorial Scholarship is in honor of a...
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  • Award: $2,500
$2,500 Vera Yip Memorial Scholarship
The Vera Yip Memorial Scholarship Award was established to support the financial needs of young adults who are impacted by cancer and seeking...
The Vera Yip Memorial Scholarship Award was established to support the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,500