College Scholarship Funds Available for Greater Boston Residents

BOSTON, MA, March 14, 2019 – The Combined Jewish Philanthropies Scholarship Committee is now accepting applications for financial aid for the 2019-2020 academic year. The Committee awards financial assistance to financially needy undergraduate students whose permanent address is in a CJP service community.

Aid is in the form of a grant or an interest-free loan. The average award is $4000-4800. Awards are based on documented financial need.

The deadline for applications is April 30, 2019 for upperclassmen and May 15, 2019 for fall 2019 freshman.

For more information concerning eligibility requirements or for an application, please go to:

About JVS
Founded in 1938, JVS is a non-sectarian organization that helps individuals get the education, skills, and jobs they need to succeed in our community and helps businesses hire, develop, retain and promote their employees. JVS delivers a broad range of services to over 20,000 individuals and dozens of employers annually. For more information visit

About CJP
CJP is at the heart of Greater Boston’s Jewish community, but our reach is felt around the world. We bring together the resources, volunteers, leadership and expertise in Greater Boston to care for people in need, advocate for Israel and ensure a vibrant Jewish future. Together, we’re helping struggling families make ends meet, revitalizing Jewish education, building housing for the elderly and so much more.
For more information visit

JVS | 75 Federal Street | Boston, MA 02110 | t. 617-399-3145 f. 617-451-9973 |

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