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NCJW NY Jackson-Stricks Scholarships

NCJW NY Jackson-Stricks Scholarships

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Undergraduate Students & Graduate Students

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About This Scholarship

The NCJW NY Jackson-Stricks Scholarships are scholarships awarded by the National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) New York Section to female students who are residents of New York City and who are pursuing higher education. The scholarship is named in honor of Lillian Jackson and Paul Stricks, two former NCJW NY presidents who dedicated their lives to social justice and community service.

The scholarship is awarded to women who have demonstrated academic achievement, financial need, and a commitment to community service. Applicants must be enrolled or accepted to an accredited undergraduate or graduate program in a college or university located in the United States.

The amount of the scholarship varies depending on the recipient’s financial need and the cost of attendance at the recipient’s chosen institution. 

Eligibility Criteria For NCJW NY Jackson-Stricks Scholarships

The eligibility criteria for the NCJW NY Jackson-Stricks Scholarships may vary depending on the specific scholarship offered. However, some general eligibility criteria for this scholarship program include:

  • Identification as a female student to apply for this scholarship.
  • Enrollment or acceptance in an accredited undergraduate or graduate program in the United States.
  • Demonstrated financial need, as determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or other financial aid application.
  • Academic achievement, often demonstrated through a minimum GPA requirement.
  • Involvement in extracurricular activities, community service, or leadership roles, especially those related to promoting social justice and improving the lives of women and children.

It’s important to note that the specific eligibility criteria for the NCJW NY Jackson-Stricks Scholarships may vary depending on the scholarship type and level, such as undergraduate or graduate scholarship, and the amount of the scholarship award. Students are encouraged to carefully review the eligibility requirements for each scholarship they are interested in applying for and to contact the scholarship provider directly if they have any questions or concerns.


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