Students of the Year

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Students of the Year

Students of the Year is a philanthropic leadership development program for exemplary high school students. During the campaign, participants foster professional skills such as entrepreneurship, marketing, and project management in order to raise funds for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS).

The title Student(s) of the Year is awarded to the candidate or co-candidates in each community that raise the most funds during the 7-week competition.

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There are many ways to participate in Students of the Year.

The impact you help lls make

Though LLS is known for funding groundbreaking research to find better treatments and cures, we do so much more. 


We fund approximately


active lls research projects


Invest nearly

$1.3 Billion

In cancer research


Help more than


patients afford treatments


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We Are Seeking New 2020-21 Candidates!

We call on those strong enough to fight for others. We need standouts who can stand up to cancer.  Find out if beating cancer is in your blood by applying as a candidate or co-candidate team.

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