Scholarship

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The Michelle Marie Lunn Hope Foundation (MLHOPE) was formed to foster awareness, educate, fund research and provide financial assistance to people affected with a blood cancer.  The Michelle Lunn Hope Foundation will award at least one $1000 scholarship based on the impact a blood cancer has had on your life and applicants financial need for the 2017-2018 academic year.

To qualify, applicants must have been diagnosed with a blood cancer (Leukemia/Lymphoma/Myeloma, MDS) or have (or had) an *immediate family member whom they live with, who was diagnosed with a blood cancer.  Applicants must either be a full time student in a College, University or  Technical Trade School located within the State of Michigan or have been accepted to College, University or  Technical Trade School located within the State of Michigan. *immediate family member applies to mother, father, siblings, son, daughter, husband or wife.

All interested, qualified students are encouraged to apply for the scholarship. A completed application, a current letter of recommendation, and a current unofficial transcript must be submitted by May 07, 2017 to Matthew Lunn, Scholarship Committee MLHOPE, 6361 Redington Dr. SE Ada, MI 49301 or email to scholarship@mlhope.org.  After all applications have been reviewed we hope to have winner/s  notified by early June 2017.

Incomplete or late application packets will not be considered.

Please download the application here (PDF) :MLHOPE Scholarship Application (if more space is needed to complete questions/essay then attach a separate sheet of paper to application.)

All applicants must meet all criteria established within the application process or be disregarded.

Scholarship Eligibly Requirements:

To be eligible for a scholarship or grant your life must have been affected by a blood cancer. The affect must be from the immediate family member (applicant, sibling and/or parents (Leukemia/Lymphoma/Myeloma, MDS or myeloproliferative neoplasm) or have (or had) an *immediate family member whom they live with, who was diagnosed with a blood cancer.  *immediate family member applies to mother, father, siblings, son, daughter, husband or wife.

Scholarship Preference Given:

  1. Preference will given in the following order;
  • Blood Cancer Survivor
  • Death of a family member
  • Family member Survivor
  • Then financial need will be considered.

* Past recipients may apply again, but preference may be given to qualified applicants that have not yet received an award from us in the past.