Scholarships in Social Service

Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago Academic Scholarship Program

Award: $8,000, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be Jewish who was born/raised in the Chicago Metropolitan area or who has one year of employment in the Chicago area prior to entering school. Undergraduate applicants must be entering their junior or senior year; graduate applicants must be entering an accredited, professional graduate school as a full-time student. Applicant must plan to remain in Chicago after completing school and have the intention to be in a career in the helping professions. Personal interview required.

Raymond & Elaine Kraezlein Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduate of Bay City Central High School who will pursue education in a medical or social service field. Minimum 3.0 GPA required.

Crystalle Jones Memorial Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from a Garland County high school who will major in social services or a related field.

Christian Care Retirement Community Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: March 30

Applicant must be a graduating senior from a Wells County, IN high school who will pursue post-secondary education in the field of food preparation, medicine, recreational therapy or social services.