JVS Scholarship Program

  • Scholarship Intent: Provides qualified Jewish students whose primary residence is in Los Angeles with need-based financial aid, in the belief that education represents the first step to career success.
  • Criteria:
    1) Must be Jewish.
    2) Minimum age of 16 years.
    3) Minimum of 12 units per term.
    4) Financial Need including FAFSA.
    5) Planning to attend an accredited public or private college, university or vocational school in the U.S.
    6) Permanent and legal resident of Los Angeles County for a minimum of three years.
  • Major: Any
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Any; Grad: Any
  • Enrollment Status: Entering and Continuing
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: FULL-TIME; Grad: FULL-TIME
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Yes
  • Citizenship: US Citizen/Perm Res
  • GPA: HS GPA: N/A; Undergrad GPA: 2.7; Grad GPA: 3.0
  • Contact Person: Patricia Sills
  • Contact Person title: Scholarship Program Manager
  • Street Address: 6505 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 200 Los Angeles, California 90048
  • Phone Number: (323)761-8888
  • Extension:
  • Email: scholarship@jvsla.org
  • Number of Awards: varies
  • Deadline: March 4, 2018 (Renewal applicants); March 31, 2018 (New applicants)