The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) is a grassroots organization of volunteers and advocates who turn progressive ideals into action. Inspired by Jewish values, NCJW strives for social justice by improving the quality of life for women, children, and families and by safeguarding individual rights and freedoms.

A Faith in the Future. A Belief in Action.

Scholarships

National Council of Jewish Women Bergen County Section is observing its 95th Anniversary!

For 95 years we have pursued our mission’s goals to improve the quality of life for women, children and families and by safeguarding individual rights and freedoms.

We are pleased to announce that to mark this anniversary we are establishing the 95TH ANNIVERSARY SCHOLARSHIP.  It will beawarded to a Jewish woman who is pursuing a career in the public arena.

The $9,500 scholarship is to be used toward tuition in a graduate program for public administration, social work or other applicable Public policy fields. The applicant must be currently enrolled in or accepted   in such a program.

We are requesting organizations in our area to assist us in reaching appropriate candidates by circulating this information within your communities.

If you need further information, contact mllevy0648@gmail.com or office@ncjwbcs.org.

Click here to download and print application.


NCJW BCS OFFERS COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS

National Council of Jewish Women Bergen County Section is planning to award several $1,000 endowed scholarships to Bergen County Jewish women who are graduating from high school in 2018 and have been accepted into a four year college or university program.

Among the criteria that may be considered are the candidates’ academic record, participation in school and/or community activities and financial need. Click on the link to print a copy of the application. Deadline for submissions is April 11.

Click to download and print Scholarship Application.