There are organizations and support groups dedicated to helping cancer patients afford a college education. Here are just a few of them listed below:
College Financial Aid
National Grace Foundation
The National Grace Foundation Helps pediatric cancer fighters go to College by providing free college admissions and financial aid counseling to pediatric cancer patients and survivors.
Cancer For College
The Cancer For College grants college scholarships to cancer survivors around the country.
The National Collegiate Cancer Foundation
The National Collegiate Cancer Foundation helps young adults by providing need-based financial support to those that are pursuing higher education while receiving treatment and beyond.
Phone: (240) 515-6262
Patient Advocate Foundation
The Patient Advocate Foundation offers educational scholarships to individuals who have suffered a life-threatening disease or chronic condition.
Phone: (757) 952-1370
Cancer Survivors Fund
The Cancer Survivors Fund offers scholarships and/or financial assistance to young cancer survivors, enabling them to continue their college education.
Phone: (281) 437-7142