1. Scholarships & Grants
The JVS Scholarship Loan Program of the Jewish Vocational Service Agency offers interest-free, need-based loans up to $5,000/year to Jewish residents of Metro West New Jersey.
The JCCs of North America Graduate Scholarship Program offers full-time students majoring in select subjects up to $20,000 if they agree to work for two years at a JCC after graduation.
The Jewish War Veterans of the United States of America offers $500–$1,000 grants to high school seniors who are direct descendants of members.
Central Scholarship and Loan Referral Service (UJF and JF&CS of Pittsburgh) offers $1,000–$3,000 need-based scholarships to Western Pennsylvania residents.
The Dallas Jewish Community Foundation offers $300–$5,000 need-based scholarships primarily to students from the Greater Dallas area.
The Jewish Social Service Agency of Metropolitan Washington offers $1,000–$6,000 scholarships and loans to Jewish residents of metropolitan Washington, DC.
The Jewish Family Service Association offers need-based funds up to $4,000/year to Jewish residents in Greater Cleveland.
The Jewish Vocational Service Agency of Los Angeles offers need-based scholarships of up to $5,000/year to Jewish residents of Los Angeles County.
2. Lower Cost Loans
The Jewish Educational Loan Fund (JELF) provides interest-free, need-based “last-dollar” loans to Jewish students from Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia.
Member organizations of the International Association of Hebrew Free Loans offer interest-free, need-based loans.