Butterfly Fund Memorial Scholarship

Purpose and History

Established in 2016 to assist students pursuing a career in any of a broad variety of fields within pediatric oncology. Please see ButterflyFund.org for more information about the Butterfly Fund.

Scholarship Amount

One $2,500 one-time award for one year OR two $1,250 one-time awards for one year, depending on the number of recipients

Eligibility Requirements

  • Residency Requirement: East Tennessee Foundation 25 county service area
  • Education Requirement: Graduating high school seniors, current college students (undergraduate or graduate), or returning adult students
  • Field of Study: Pediatric oncology, including, but not limited to: medical treatment, research, nursing of all levels, social work, basically any area serving pediatric oncology patients and their families.
  • GPA Minimum: 3.0 
  • College/Enrollment Requirement: Full-time or part-time enrollment
  • Financial Need: Not required but may be considered in the selection process

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