Parent Bursary Application Form

2024-2025

Submission Requirements

The Helping Families Handle Cancer Bursary is a one-time bursary available to parents of children (age 18 or younger) who have been or are currently diagnosed with a form of childhood cancer at the Alberta Children’s Hospital. Our bursary will be awarded based on financial circumstances, family situation and the impact of your essay.

Applicants must:

  • Be the parent or legal guardian of at least one child who has been treated, is in treatment, or is receiving follow-up care for some form of childhood cancer at the Alberta Children’s Hospital.
  • Not be a current employee or Board member with Helping Families Handle Cancer Foundation (or a relative of a current employee or Board member).
  • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or a landed immigrant.
  • Be 18 years of age or older.
  • Be registered in a post-secondary institution for the 2024-2025 academic year (successful applicants will be asked to provide proof of enrollment).

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