Syracuse University

External Scholarships


  • TITLE: The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago

  • SPONSOR: The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago

  • ELIGIBILITY: Applicant must be Jewish born and intend to remain in the Chicago metropolitan area after completing school. Applicant must be entering a professional post-graduate education program on a full-time basis. Applicant must be entering their junior or senior year. Must live in a legal domicility of the greater Chicago metropolitan area, or in some cases, Cook County or Northwest Indiana. Refugees or asylees are encouraged to apply, as citizenship is not a prerequisite.

  • AMOUNT: $500,000 in scholarship funds will be available

  • DEADLINE: February 15


  • ADDITIONAL INFO:Applicants must demonstrate career promise in a helping profession such as medicine, education, Jewish communal service, the rabbinate, social service or law. Applicant must also be available for a personal interview at Jewish Vocational Service between March 1 and April 20.