The Anne Smedinghoff Memorial Scholarship was established in 2013 to honor 4K for Cancer 2010 Alum Anne Smedinghoff. Anne was killed in Afghanistan in April 2013 while working as a State Department diplomat. An active member of the 2000 4K for Cancer San Francisco team Anne embodied the spirit of the 4K - adventurous upbeat vivacious and with the strong desire to make a difference in the lives of others. This scholarship is awarded to a young adult survivor a young adult in active treatment or a young adult affected by cancer through the diagnosis of a parent or sibling that exemplifies Anne's qualities. It is awarded by Ulman Cancer Fund's 4K for Cancer Team San Francisco during their summer cross-country journey.