The Chalik & Chalik Injury Lawyers Cancer Survivors Scholarship is an annual $1,000 scholarship awarded to a deserving student who demonstrates resilience, compassion, and commitment to help others.
Applicants must meet the qualification criteria listed below and submit their application by the deadline using the form on this page.
The deadline to apply for the scholarship is June 15, 2023.
About the Chalik & Chalik Injury Lawyers Cancer Survivors Scholarship
The purpose of the scholarship is to help those whose lives were upended by a debilitating disease.
“It takes toughness and dogged determination to continue on after a cancer diagnosis,” said attorney Debi Chalik, who has had two family members diagnosed with cancer. “The cancer battle is one of the hardest battles that anybody will experience. A lot of cancer patients develop new outlooks and motivations to help other people.”
The scholarship will recognize a deserving student who not only survived a devastating illness but now demonstrates a commitment to helping others diagnosed with cancer or another serious illness.
“We want this scholarship to reward a student devoted to turning their experience fighting cancer into something that helps others,” said attorney Jason Chalik.
Eligibility for the Chalik & Chalik Cancer Survivors Scholarship
Applicants must meet these critera to qualify for the scholarship:
- 3.0 GPA (must provide unofficial transcript)
- Admitted to or enrolled in an accredited college or university or graduate school
- Write and submit an essay on the topic provided below
- Agree to Terms and Conditions
- Send application using form on this page
Please write 500 to 1,000 words on the topic below. Submit your essay in PDF format using the application form on this page.
How are you helping others diagnosed with a serious illness and how did your cancer diagnosis influence you to help others?
Deadline to Submit Your Application
The deadline to submit applications for the Chalik & Chalik Cancer Survivors Scholarship is June 15, 2023.
Applications not submitted by this deadline will not be considered.
We regret that, for legal reasons, we are unable to accept calls, emails, or other communication regarding the scholarship, or answer any questions, other than those submitted here. All the necessary details about this scholarship can be found above. We will make sure to contact you in case we need any further information.
Any applications received after the deadline will not be taken into consideration.
Announcements about the previous winners of our scholarship can be found by clicking one of the links below:
1. 2021 Winner: Zinedine Hoque
2. 2022 Winner: Gabrielle Green
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