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Jewish Family and Children's Services Scholarships

  • Website Address
  • http://www.jfcs.org/find-help/youth/scholarships-l...
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Director
  • Address
  • The Miriam Schultz Grunfeld Professional Building
  • 2150 Post Street PO Box 159004
  • San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Email Address
  • michellel@jfcs.org
  • Application Deadline
  • October 30, 2016
  • Number Of Awards
  • See Description
  • Maximum Amount
  • $1,500
  • Scholarship Description
  • Fulfilling our educational and vocational goals is one of life’s most empowering and impactful objectives. At JFCS, we annually help hundreds of Jewish students achieve these goals by providing them with loans and grants.

    To qualify for Grants (Scholarships), students must fulfill all three requirements below:
    -Are Jewish
    -Have been a legal and permanent resident of Sonoma, Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo, or northern Santa Clara counties for at least two years prior to submitting your application
    -Demonstrate financial need based on the FAFSA and you/your family's federal tax return
    -Minimum 3.0 GPA
    -Although not required, candidates who demonstrate a meaningful connection and/or commitment to the Jewish community are desired

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