Scholarships

 

 

 

College Scholarships


 

  • Emma Kohn Podoloff Scholarship Fund of the National Council of Jewish Women

    The Emma Kohn Podoloff Scholarship Fund of the National Council of Jewish Women’s Greater New Haven Chapter at the Jewish Foundation, sponsors scholarships to advance the scholastic and vocational education of Jewish high school seniors. An academic average of “B” or better and verified financial need qualifies a student to be considered. Awards average $1,500. Deadline: May 1, 2018

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    The Emma Kohn Podoloff Scholarship Fund of the National Council of Jewish Women’s Greater New Haven Chapter at the Jewish Foundation, sponsors scholarships to advance the scholastic and vocational education of Jewish high school seniors. An academic average of “B” or better a...

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    The Emma Kohn Podoloff Scholarship Fund of the National Council of Jewish Women’s Greater New Haven Chapter at the Jewish Foundation, sponsors scholarships to advance the scholasti...

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    The Emma Kohn Podoloff Scholarship Fund of the National Council of Jewish Women’s Greater New Haven Chapter at...

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    The Emma Kohn Podoloff Scholarship Fund of the National Council of Jewis...

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  • Mary Taylor Friedler Memorial Scholarship for High School Seniors

    Mary Taylor Friedler Memorial Scholarship Fund established in 1991 with an initial gift from Saul Friedler in memory of his wife to provide a college scholarship to a Jewish high school senior from Greater New Haven. The scholarship is not needs based and requires an essay concerning what peace, justice and righteousness mean to you and your Judaism. Awards average $1,000. Deadline: May 1, 2018

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    Mary Taylor Friedler Memorial Scholarship Fund established in 1991 with an initial gift from Saul Friedler in memory of his wife to provide a college scholarship to a Jewish high school senior from Greater New Haven. The scholarship is not needs based and requires an essay concerni...

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    Mary Taylor Friedler Memorial Scholarship Fund established in 1991 with an initial gift from Saul Friedler in memory of his wife to provide a college scholarship to a Jewish high scho...

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    Mary Taylor Friedler Memorial Scholarship Fund established in 1991 with an initial gift from Saul Friedler in mem...

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    Mary Taylor Friedler Memorial Scholarship Fund established in 1991 with a...

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  • Stuart J. Drell Scholarship Fund

    The Stuart J. Drell Scholarship Fund was established in 2001 at Congregation Beth Israel in Scotch Plains, New Jersey. When Renee Drell relocated to Connecticut, she transferred the fund to the Jewish Foundation of Greater New Haven and it now awards scholarships to high school seniors headed off to college. Awards are $1,000, and applicants must be members of Congregation B’nai Jacob and entering their freshman year of college. Deadline: May 1, 2018

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    The Stuart J. Drell Scholarship Fund was established in 2001 at Congregation Beth Israel in Scotch Plains, New Jersey. When Renee Drell relocated to Connecticut, she transferred the fund to the Jewish Foundation of Greater New Haven and it now awards scholarships to high school seni...

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    The Stuart J. Drell Scholarship Fund was established in 2001 at Congregation Beth Israel in Scotch Plains, New Jersey. When Renee Drell relocated to Connecticut, she transferred the f...

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    The Stuart J. Drell Scholarship Fund was established in 2001 at Congregation Beth Israel in Scotch Plains, New Je...

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    The Stuart J. Drell Scholarship Fund was established in 2001 at Congregat...

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Additional Scholarships 


 

One Happy Camper New Haven

 

The Jewish Foundation of Greater New Haven now has needs-blind incentive grants for first time campers as well as needs-based scholarships for campers.

 

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Jewish Foundation Professional Development Grants for Jewish Educators

Thanks to the Judith A. Kaye Fund for Teachers in Jewish Education and the Community Education Funds, the Jewish Foundation is thrilled to offer professional development grants for Jewish educators. These grants will help ensure that classroom educators in local Jewish schools have the opportunity to attend workshops and conferences in order to develop their teaching skills, and will help local Jewish organizations to provide educational opportunities to instructors and the community.

 

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Click here for the application and guidelines for organizations

 

Applicants must be either 1. classroom educators employed in Jewish education in a local Jewish school or synagogue and/or 2. A local Jewish school or synagogue . Eligible programs must be hosted by a recognized Jewish institution or reputable educational institution.  Application deadlines are December 1 and April 1.

Jewish Scholarship Initiative for Synagogue Schools (JSI)

Through the generosity of a donor in our community, JSI is able to provide need-based assistance for New Haven area synagogue schools. Assistance from JSI supplements other scholarships. The deadline for JSI application submission is October 19, 2018.

Israel Experience Scholarships

Recognizing the impact of Israel travel/experiences, the Jewish Foundation provides scholarships for both short-term (minimum of 3 week program) and long-term organized Israel educational programs for Greater New Haven area youth ages 14-19.

 

For 2018 summer trips, applications are due by March 9, 2018.

 

For 2018-2019 gap or academic year programs, applications are due by May 4, 2018.

 

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