The Robert L. Schattner Scholarship Award

Scholarship Description

The Robert L. Schattner Scholarship is for Jewish students residing in Burlington, Camden or Gloucester
Counties who plan to enroll or are currently enrolled in a college or university degree-related program.
Priority will be given to students pursuing degree programs in a health or business related field. Students
must demonstrate financial need.
1. Applicant must have a 2.5 minimum grade point average
2. Include all extra-curricular activities applicant is involved with including: participation in religious, civic
and/or community organizations, athletics, and/or employment experience
3. Applicant must demonstrate financial need
4. Parent or Guardian must complete the Scholarship Financial Application
5. Award period is one year
6. Current recipients of this scholarship may re-apply
7. Scholarship may be used for tuition and books or room and board
8. Applicants must provide the following materials:
□ Special Scholarship Application Form
□ Most recent official transcript with GPA and SAT scores
□ Personal statement describing your involvement in the Jewish community, extracurricular
activities, honors and awards (as indicated in Special Scholarship Application Form)
□ Parent/Guardians’ most recently signed 1040
□ Two letters of recommendation from source other than a family member

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: 1

Min Award:

Max Award:

Deadline: 2022-12-31


Sponsoring Organization Jewish Federation of Southern New Jersey
1301 Springdale Road, Suite 200
Cherry Hill, NJ 08003

Contact Person: Janet Santo

Phone: 856-673-2582

Fax: 866-322-7181