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EL PASO JEWISH ACADEMY PRESENTS:

ACADEMIC AND LEADERSHIP SCHOLARSHIPS

The following scholarships are available:

1) 100% Tuition Scholarship

2) 50% Tuition Scholarship

3) 25% Tuition Scholarship

Eligibility:

Any Jewish student entering the EPJA who was not a student during the 2016-2017 school year is eligible to apply. Students must be registered for the 2017-2018 school year at the EPJA before their application will be considered.

Evaluation:

The applications will be judged by a panel of judges, composed of members of the EPJA faculty. No financial records will be requested of families applying. The scholarship is not based on financial need.

The scholarship will be based upon three things:

  1. Academic Performance
    - Please supply your child’s academic transcripts from the past two years.
  2. Leadership
    - Please supply a “resume” listing leadership positions or activities with which your child has been involved eg; student government, hall monitor, teacher’s assistant, drama, tutoring other students, etc...
  3. An essay contest (a painting will be acceptable from students entering kindergarten and first grade in place of an essay)
    - Please have your child write an essay (by him/herself) on the topic: “When I grow up, I want to be a .....” or “Judaism is important to me because...” and include the essay with the application.

Address:

Please send your completed application form to: Elizabeth Motes, Head of School

El Paso Jewish Academy
805 Cherry Hill Lane
El Paso, Texas 79912

Due Date: Application Due Date: June 12, 2017