The Tom Coughlin Jay Fund Foundation Names Recipients of Annual Cancer Survivor Scholarships

by Marilyn Roca Enriquez in


New York, N.Y. – The Tom Coughlin Jay Fund Foundation is pleased to announce the 2015 recipients of its cancer survivor scholarships, awarded as an inspiration to survivors in order that they may achieve their full potential in life.

Seven young men and women were selected and each will receive $1,500, renewable for up to an accumulative $6,000 over four years. To qualify, applicants must be residents of North Florida; South Georgia; the five boroughs of New York City or Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Middlesex, Passaic and Union counties in New Jersey and have been diagnosed with cancer before the age of 21. Winners (listed here) are chosen based on leadership ability, academic record, moral character and financial need:

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• Marissa Ierna
• Lindsey Mapp
• Peter Bernhard
• Steven Brown
• Daniel Poidomani
• Sanjay Sherpa
• Samantha Sproviero

To sponsor a survivor scholarship or donate to the Tom Coughlin Jay Fund Foundation, please visit the foundation’s website.