Scholarships offered directly through Hillel:
The University of Minnesota Office of Student Finance offers specific scholarships with preference given to Jewish students.
Hillel: The Jewish Student Center at the University of Minnesota posts this list as a reference for students seeking scholarship opportunities. The organization has no say in determining who the scholarships will be awarded to.
Applications for Office of Student Finance Scholarships with a Jewish Student preference will be posted at the Student Finance Scholarship website. If you have any questions regarding scholarships awarded by the Office of Student Finance (i.e. those listed below), please contact the Office of Student Finance at firstname.lastname@example.org or 612-624-1111.
The following scholarships can both be applied for with one application on the Office of Student Finance Website.
The Nathan Lifson, Irving Lifson and Gilda Lifson Bronsztein Scholarship
Established in 1988 by Nathan Lifson as a memorial to his parents, Max and Anna Lifson. Preference is given to Minnesota residents of Jewish descent whose contribution to society will benefit future generations.For more information, contact the office of student finance.
Harold B. and Helen N. Shapira Scholarship
The Harold B. and Helen N. Shapira Scholarship, established in 1987, devotes assistance to Jewish students.For more information, contact the office of student finance. This scholarship will be available on Onestop.umn.edu in April of each year.