The Jewish Federation offers several scholarships for college-bound and graduate students.
Application deadline: April 1
These scholarships are reviewed and decided by a committee that meets in April.
The Eugene and Betty Friedmann Memorial Scholarship
Established in memory of Eugene and Betty Friedmann for their belief that success is possible despite formidable challenges, to support deserving Jewish individuals seeking to further their education in the fields of science, medicine, or technology.
Len Perel Memorial Scholarship
Established in memory of Len Perel and his commitment to community service, to recognize the academic excellence and volunteer service of foreign-born Jewish high school students.
Jules Dorfman Scholarship for Graduate Studies in Jewish Communal Service
Established in memory of past JCC Executive Director Jules Dorfman, in honor of his years of service, to support graduate students with a focus in Jewish Communal Service, Social Work, or Jewish Education.
The Mark Pescovitz Scholarship
Established in memory of Dr. Mark Pescovitz, a JFGI Officer and Chair of the Annual Campaign. This is a need-based grant to recognize a Jewish high school junior or senior with a record of outstanding service to the Indianapolis Jewish and general community.