Scholarships for Undergraduate Students

Morton A. Gibson Memorial Scholarship

Administered by the United Jewish Endowment Fund of the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington

Amount: $875 – $2,500

Deadline: April 24, 2020

To receive updates on future scholarship and educational loan opportunities, please email scholarships@jssa.org

Application requirements:

  • Must be a high school senior
  • Must be a Jewish resident of the metropolitan Washington area
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or working towards citizenship
  • Accepted into an accredited four-year undergraduate program on a full-time basis
  • Completed significant volunteer services within the local Jewish community (in addition to high school graduation service requirements)

Note: Scholarship may not be used for community college or study abroad programs, including Israel.

Click here for the scholarship application.


Max and Emmy Dreyfuss Jewish Undergraduate Scholarship

Amount: $1,500 – $4,000

Deadline: April 24, 2020

To receive updates on future scholarship and educational loan opportunities, please email scholarships@jssa.org

Application requirements:

  • Must be a Jewish resident of the metropolitan Washington area
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or working towards citizenship
  • Accepted into an accredited four-year undergraduate program on a full-time basis

Note: Scholarship may not be used for community college or study abroad programs, including Israel.

Click here for the scholarship application.


JSSA Educational Scholarship

Amount: $3,000 – $6,000

Deadline: April 24, 2020

To receive updates on future scholarship and educational loan opportunities, please email scholarships@jssa.org

Application requirements:

  • Must be a senior in a Montgomery County public high school
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or working towards citizenship
  • Accepted into an accredited four-year undergraduate program, vocational school, or community college

Note: Recipients are eligible for 1-2 years of funding.

Click here for the scholarship application.

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