First Time Campers
First-time campers are eligible to receive $1,500 from the Goldring Family Foundation of New Orleans.
Eligibility Requirements: (a) First-time attending a session of 10 days in duration or longer. (b) Currently in grade 1 through 9. (c) Resident of Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama or Florida Panhandle. Grants are not based on financial need. Both parents need not be Jewish. Temple or synagogue affiliation is not required.
Jewish Children's Regional Service
The Jewish Children's Regional Service, based in New Orleans, provides partial need-based scholarships to qualifying families.
Eligibility Requirements: (a) Children must reside in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Tennessee or Texas. (b) They should be within the ages of 9 and 16, as of the end of the summer.
Temple Emanu-El has need-based scholarship opportunities available through its Grafman Endowment Fund. For more information, contact Jann Blitz at (205) 933-8397 or email@example.com.
Temple Emanu-El member-families should contact Rabbi Lynne Goldsmith: 334-792-5001, firstname.lastname@example.org
The Temple B'nai Sholom Sisterhood, through its Solomonson Fund, provides camp scholarships. Contact the Temple Office for more information: 256-536-4771, temple@TempleBnaiSholom.org
Thanks to an anonymous donor, Springhill Avenue Temple offers a special camp incentive for its member-families: $1,000 for first-time campers, and $500 for continuing campers. (This is in addition to first-time incentives available through the Goldring Family Foundation.) Additional need-based money is available on a limited basis as well. For more information, contact the Springhill Avenue Temple rabbi: 251-478-0415, email@example.com
To learn more about need-based scholarship opportunities for Temple Beth Or member-families, contact Rabbi Elliot Stevens: 334-262-3314, Rabbiels@templebethor.net
Direct scholarship inquiries to Temple Emanu-El.