Vocational Loans

HFLS provides interest-free loans of up to $15,000 to support tuition, fees, and other expenses for accredited vocational training programs. Vocational loans are repayable in monthly installments of $25 until three months after graduation, when the monthly payment rises to $250 per month. The student must be the borrower.

Before applying for a Vocational Loan, please review the required documents and the HFLS loan process in the Vocational Loans Information Sheet; then download the Vocational Loan Application & Guarantor Forms.

Contact HFLS at (212) 687-0188 or loan@hfls.org with any questions or to request an application.

The Hebrew Free Loan Society makes interest-free loans to low- and moderate-income individuals and families living in New York City’s five boroughs, Westchester, or Long Island. You can view our income guidelines here.

If you have financial need for an interest-free loan but your household income is higher than the amount listed for your household size, please contact HFLS at (212) 687-0188 or loan@hfls.org to discuss whether you qualify for a loan based on your specific situation.