The Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey helps enable as many Jewish youth as possible to have meaningful Jewish experiences. Scholarships for kids with special needs are available for caretakers of youth who demonstrate need. Federation will award “last dollar” scholarships, considering both the family’s income and other scholarship awards received.
Complete the application and upload a copy of your 2020 (if available) or 2019 IRS Form 1040
(with all schedules and attachments, i.e. Forms 2441, 8889, etc.) and send to:
Please note: All scholarship applications are handled with extreme confidence and the
information is used only to make scholarship decisions
Please provide length of session and full tuition and fees, prior to any subsidies and scholarships.
The Federation may contact the camp. Please sign below authorizing the camp to release this information to the Federation.
*Scholarship award amounts include camp tuition fees only. The cost of equipment, canteens, transportation or other additional fees are the responsibility of the family and will not be considered when determining the scholarship award amount.
[Remember to submit your tax returns. If parents file separately, both must submit their returns.]
All information is kept in complete confidence. We certify that to the best of our knowledge and belief that the information contained is correct and accurate. Moreover, we give permission to the Jewish Federation to receive information from the camp(s) regarding the total amount of grant money received from other sources for our children and the total amount of tuition paid for by the parents and/or other individuals. This also serves as permission for The Federation to contact the camp.