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LEHIGH VALLEY JEWISH COMMUNITY


JEWISH DAY SCHOOL OF THE LEHIGH VALLEY

Jewish Day School of the Lehigh Valley


JEWISH FAMILY SERVICES
Jewish Family Services Here For You

Jewish Family Services Website

Jewish Family Service is proud to offer two different scholarships to high school seniors heading to college this year. Applications are due on May 14, 2021. Please call 610-821-8722 for more information.

Gaines Family Foundation Prize in Engineering

$1,000 to students enrolling in a college engineering program in fall 2021

To qualify an applicant must:

· Be a Jewish high school student living in the Lehigh Valley

· Have demonstrated potential for success in engineering

· ​Have been accepted to a college or university, with the intent to enroll in an engineering program

What to Submit:

· An essay (500 words or fewer) highlighting educational interests, and career plans

· Two letters of recommendation from teachers, guidance counselors and/or religious leaders

· Copy of a recent transcript

​Merit awards (non needs-based) of $1,000 are available. If requesting a needs-based scholarship, please include a college financial aid application.

Send application information to:

Lewis & Roberta Gaines Scholarship Committee

Jewish Family Service of the Lehigh Valley

2004 W. Allen Street, Allentown, PA 18104

Martin Philip Memorial Scholarship

The $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to be used toward post high school educational expenses.

To qualify, an applicant must:

· Be a Jewish high school student residing in the Lehigh Valley

· Have participated in community service and/or school activities

· Have been accepted to a college, university, community college, yeshiva, vocational or technical school

To apply:

Send a written essay (500 words or fewer) highlighting interests and future plans

Submit two letters of recommendation from teachers, guidance counselors, community members and/or religious leaders

Send the application information to:

Martin Philip Memorial Scholarship Committee

Jewish Family Service of the Lehigh Valley

2004 W. Allen Street, Allentown, PA 18104


Board Members and Membership Committee Members are not eligible for these contests.


JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER

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JEWISH FEDERATION
Jewish Federation ProgramsJF Community Events in April

Yom HaShoah

VIRTUAL COMMUNITY HOLOCAUST COMMEMORATION

HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY | Yom HaShoah v’Hagvurah

Wednesday, April 7, 2021

6:45 p.m. reading of names | 7:00 p.m. program via Zoom

Come together to remember the 6 million lost. Featuring Lauren Rabin and her father Sydney Muskat, who will tell their stories as second and third generation survivors.

Jewish Federation Lehigh Valley Website

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