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Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago Academic Scholarship

Awarded by JCFS Chicago, Chicago, IL
Categories are  Scholarship /  Loans  tagged  Social Work /  Need Based /  Educational Scholarship
Scholarship deadline

February 1

Amount

$4,000 - $8,000

Awards Offered

Varies

Renewable

Yes

Is this a No Essay scholarship?

No

DESCRIPTION

The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago Academic Scholarship administer educational scholarship funds from the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago to help Jewish college and graduate students offset some of their financial burdens. Assistance is available for those with financial needs who are pursuing careers in the helping professions. Scholarships range up to $8,000, and are renewable.

<>They administer educational scholarship funds from the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago to help Jewish college and graduate students offset some of their financial burden. Assistance is available for those with financial need who are pursuing careers in the helping professions. Scholarships range up to $4,000 and are potentially renewable.

Education Level

High School

GPA

No Information Available

Application Start Date

No Information Available

Eligibility Criteria

US citizen

Applicants are eligible to apply if they:

  • Are Jewish
  • Were born and raised in Chicago metropolitan area, including Lake County, Indiana; or one continuous year of full-time employment in the Chicago metro area prior to enrollment
  • Intend to remain in the Chicago metropolitan area after completing school
  • Are entering an accredited graduate program in a helping profession on a full-time basis for the full academic year or
  • Are entering your junior or senior year of an accredited bachelor’s degree program in a helping profession on a full-time basis
  • Demonstrate financial need and career promise
  • REQUIREMENTS

    New applicants must also submit Letter of Reference Form (2 Letters of Reference required), Certification Form, and Online Scholarship application form by email, fax, or US mail.

    PROGRAM INFORMATION

    Program

    Master/Graduate

    Specialization

    Social Work

    Field of Study

    Communication And Journalism , Education and Teaching, Law and legal studies, Public Administration And Social Service, Fine, Visual, Applied and Performing Arts, Health Professions , MBA (Business/ Management/ Marketing)

    OTHER INFORMATION

    Gender

    Male/Female

    Scholarship Frequency

    Annually

    Ethnicity

    Other

    State

    Illinois, Indiana

    Outside State Residents eligible

    No

    International Students eligible

    No

    Online Master Programs eligible

    No

    Credibility

    Medium