The JSSA Educational Scholarship Fund

Award Amount
$6,000
Awards Available
See Description
Deadline
May 2, 2018
  • Scholarship Description
  • Scholarships are awarded annually to a high school senior who has completed significant volunteer services within the local Jewish community in addition to high school graduation service requirements. The JSSA Educational Scholarship Fund is awarded primarily based on financial need, and recipients are eligible for up to two years of funding.

    Applicants must be:
    -A high school senior at a Montgomery County public high school
    -A U.S. Citizen or Working Towards Citizenship
    -Accepted into an accredited four-year undergraduate program, vocational school, or community college

    Awards may not be used for:
    -A student attending private or parochial school
    -Graduate or post-graduate students

    Any awardee who does not complete a full year of school must repay the scholarship.

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Jewish Social Service Agency
  • 200 Wood Hill Road
  • Rockville, MD 20850
  • dbecker@jssa.org
  • 301-610-8353

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