Jan Egerton and Don Smitley Mesothelioma Scholarship

College Awared Aid
Not Need-based

The scholarship is available to students in colleges and universities throughout the United States. Our goal is to help the educational efforts of students while raising awareness of mesothelioma, provide information about its prognosis and the dangers of being exposed to asbestos. Mesothelioma is a disease that affects men and women – both young and old.

This essay contest is open to undergraduate and graduate students who are 18-years-old or older and are currently enrolled in a college or university located within the 50 United States or the District of Columbia. U.S. territories are excluded.

Essay submissions open: Sept. 5, 2016
Essay submissions close: Oct. 10, 2016
Winners announced: Nov. 30, 2016

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This scholarship expires on Wednesday October 10th, 2018