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Opportunity to Participate in a Contest for USA High School Students for Essays About a Personal Experience with Cancer

Cancer Unwrapped Teen Writing Contest

GrantWatch ID# 193451

Funding Source
Cancer Pathways
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Important Dates
Deadline: 03/03/23 Midnight PST Save

Grant Description
Opportunity to participate in a contest for USA students in grades 9-12 for original composition describing a personal experience related to cancer. Eligible submissions are focused on either a personal diagnosis or the diagnosis of a loved one. Winners will receive prizes of $1,000. Winners will be invited to a virtual reception and asked to read their essays.


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Additional Eligibility Criteria
Open to students in the United States in grades 9-12.

Teens are eligible to win the contest once.

Not eligible: poems, essays about a pet, or fiction

Pre-Application Information
The contest deadline is Fri. March 3, 2023, midnight PST

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Estimated Size of Grant
Cash prizes of $1,000 will be awarded to the winners.

Contact Information
Submit an Essay:

Contact Information
Paige Hansen-Shankar

Cancer Pathways
1400 Broadway
Seattle, WA 98122

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