Empowering Scholarships

Since 1988, Children’s Cancer Connection has connected families affected by childhood cancer by providing opportunities that encourage relationships and strengthen community. Thanks to generous donors, CCC is honored to provide scholarships to graduating high school students and current college students for furthering their education.

Eligibility to Apply

  • Applicants must be directly affected by childhood cancer. (This includes individuals who currently have or have had cancer before age 18 or a sibling of that individual.)
  • Applicants must be within the Children’s Cancer Connection service area (living, treated or diagnosed in the state of Iowa).
  • Applicant must be a graduating high school senior planning to attend an accredited two- or four-year educational institution (trade school, college or university) OR be a student currently enrolled in post-secondary education.
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Application requirements

Additional information

Applications are closed.

Please return completed application, essays and recommendations to:

Children’s Cancer Connection
Empowering Scholarships
5701 Greendale Rd
Johnston, IA 50131


Contact the scholarship team through the button below or call 515-243-6239, ext. 1110.