Student-Caregiver Scholarship

Scholarship Value: $1,500
Awards Available: 2

Are you caring for an adult relative while enrolled in a U.S. college or university? When you're living with your aging loved one, managing their finances because they no longer can, taking them to doctors appointments -- we know that caregiving can be both difficult and rewarding. As America's leading senior care resource for family caregivers, we know that juggling the responsibilities of caregiving and student life is a unique challenge.

Award

Caring.com is offering two $1,500 scholarships to two students attending an accredited U.S. college or university and caring for a loved one.

How to Apply

We're looking for a 1500-word essay or 2-minute video addressing the following questions:

A) Who are you caring for and how are you involved as their caregiver?

B) How has your role as a caregiver influenced the decision for your major/career path?

C) How would this scholarship be helpful to you in your current student-caregiving role?

To apply, first review the Scholarship Agreement for eligibility guidelines. Then submit your story via the Application Form by 11:59PM PDT on December 31, 2018. Judging will be based on submission quality and adherence to application guidelines.

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