The JCC offers several types of financial accommodation.
Scholarships for Membership
The JCC provides subsidized memberships to individuals and families in financial need. To apply, please complete a scholarship application. Your application will be kept confidential. For more information, contact Jane Blumenthal, Membership Services Director, at email@example.com or 408.357.7494.
Scholarships for Preschool
The APJCC Preschool provides a limited number of partial scholarships to help make preschool tuition more affordable for families in need of financial assistance. Preschool scholarship applications are due in March for the following school year. For more information, contact the preschool at firstname.lastname@example.org or 408.357.7417.
Scholarships for Summer Camp
Two types of camp scholarship are available:
- The JCC's Camp Shalom offers a limited number of need-based scholarships. All campers with financial need are encouraged to apply. To apply, please fill out this scholarship application.
- Financial aid for children to attend camp is also available through the Jewish Federation of Silicon Valley for families that qualify (you must be Jewish to qualify for a scholarship from Jewish Federation). There is a deadline to apply for these "camperships" each year. For more information, please contact Jeri Jensen at the Jewish Federation of Silicon Valley: email@example.com or 408.357.7507. Also see www.jvalley.org/scholarships. Please note: Jewish Federation's application deadline has passed for summer 2015 camp scholarships.
Scholarships for Other Programs
Need-based scholarships are also available. We have two different applications, depending on the amount of the scholarship requested.
- If the value of the scholarship is less than $500:
Financial assistance is available for specific JCC programs such as classes, lectures and events (excluding membership, preschool, and wellness department programs), through the generosity of the Arnie Addison Scholarship Fund. To apply, please fill out this Program Scholarship Application and return it to Rabbi James Greene, JCC Program Director, firstname.lastname@example.org or 408.357.7413.
- If the value of the scholarship is $500 or more:
Please fill out this scholarship application.