Student Loans & Scholarships

For nearly 60 years, Jewish Family Service has provided local Jewish students pursuing higher education with no-interest loans. JFS Houston is privileged to offer these funds in partnership with the Hebrew Free Loan Association and the Houston Jewish Community Foundation.

Posted
November 6, 2020
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Student Loans & Scholarships

For nearly 60 years, Jewish Family Service has provided local Jewish students pursuing higher education with no-interest loans. JFS Houston is privileged to offer these funds in partnership with the Hebrew Free Loan Association and the Houston Jewish Community Foundation.

Posted
November 6, 2020

Apply for Student Loan & Scholarship Now!

Two annual scholarships are available to provide resources to local Jewish undergraduate students enabling them to realize their potential. JFS is honored to provide opportunities for Jewish students to apply for interest-free student loans through the Nathan and Sarah Klein Fund, and college scholarships through The Lloyd and Morissa Parkans Scholarship Fund.

  • The Nathan and Sarah Klein Fund for Student Loans provides interest-free student loans.  Local Jewish students with demonstrated financial need may receive assistance with educational and living expenses in college and graduate school, or trade school.  
  • The Lloyd and Morissa Parkans Scholarship Fund provides resources to enable two Jewish undergraduate students to realize their potential through academic achievement, leadership, community involvement and admirable personal attributes.  

Eligible applicants can apply April 1, 2021; the application will be available on our website.  The deadline to apply is May 28, 2021.

For additional information please contact Adele Croft at acroft@jfshouston.org or (713) 986-7821.

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