top of page

Tom Olen Memorial Scholarship 

This scholarship aims to offer financial support for college expenses to a graduating high school senior who has been directly affected by cancer (either personally or through their immediate family).


We are looking to help a student who wants to make a positive impact on the world. The scholarship committee will select a recipient based on several factors including, but not limited to, financial need, medical hardship, dedication to community service, commitment to educational and professional goals, personality, creativity, and a testimony to his or her eligibility for this scholarship.

Do I qualify for the scholarship?

  • have confirmed attendance as an incoming undergraduate student at a fully accredited college or university in the United States, its possessions or territories

  • have a minimum GPA of 3.0

  • be a resident of Massachusetts

  • have been affected by cancer (this may include currently battling cancer, being a cancer survivor, having a parent, guardian, or sibling who is currently fighting cancer, or having lost a parent, guardian, or sibling to cancer)

What is required to apply?

Fill out the application below and include a brief 350-word essay highlighting your experience with cancer and any future career/personal ambitions. 

When do I need to apply by?

May 1st, 2024

Have more questions? Contact Tucker Olen via

Applications Are 

Due May 1st, 2024

TOMF Scholarsip
bottom of page