JVS Chicago/Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago Academic Scholarship Program

Educational scholarship funds from grants administered by the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago are available for Jewish college and graduate students. Approximately $500,000 is available each year for full-time students, predominantly those legally domiciled in the metropolitan Chicago area, with career promise in their chosen fields. Assistance is available primarily for those with FINANCIAL NEED who are pursuing careers in the helping professions.

Award Information

Award Amount
$1,000 - $8,000
Number of Awards
100 - 125
Application Deadline
February 1
Available to Class Level
Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students, Postgraduate students
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
Jewish
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
Jewish
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Scholarship Administrator
JVS Chicago
Address
216 W. Jackson Blvd. Suite 700
City, State, Zip
Chicago, IL , 60606
Telephone
(312) 673-3444
E-mail
jvsscholarship@jvschicago.org
Website
Website

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