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My Hometown Heroes

Submitted by admin on Wed, 12/12/2018 - 14:33

My Hometown Heroes is a 501(c)3 organization designed to provide scholarships for young adult cancer survivors between the ages of 17 and 39.  Their mission is to financially assist and recognize these amazing individuals who are pursuing a college education.  Through community outreach, collaboration, and creativity we inspire with stories of hope and progress. 

Hometown Heroes open an application process for cancer survivor scholarships. Since 2011, they have awarded 84 scholarships to college bound cancer survivors from across the country between the amounts of $1,000 and $5,000 each. 

The scholarship eligibility requirements include:

  • Must be a survivor of cancer between the ages of 17 and 39 years old
  • Proof of enrollment at a university, community college, or trade school
  • Resident of the United States of America

For quickest response, email is best.


My Hometown Heroes, Inc. PO Box 11855
Reno NV, 89510