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The scholarship application for the 2016-17 academic year is now closed. It will open in April 2017. 

The Hebrew Free Loan Society administers three scholarship programs for the UJA-Federation of New York. This program provides approximately $1 million to students with financial need, primarily in the New York City metropolitan area.

UJA -Federation of NY Rose Biller Scholarship Fund is open to Jewish residents of the New York metropolitan area with financial need. Please click here for more information about the Biller fund. 

UJA -Federation of NY Jean and Albert Nerken Scholarship Fund is open to international students studying in the New York metropolitan area. Please click here for more information about the Nerken fund.

UJA -Federation of NY Rachel and Selim Benin Scholarship Fund is open to Israeli graduate students studying in certain STEM fields. Please click here for more information about the Benin fund.

2016 Scholarship Deadlines:
Application – June 27, 2016
Financial Aid form – July 6, 2016.

Please email with any questions.

Begin/Continue Your 2016-2017 Scholarship Application

Are you interested in learning about other ways that HFLS can help finance your education? Click here to learn about our interest-free loan programs.