Arthur P. Krichevsky Memorial Scholarship

Award Amount
Application deadline
Awarded By:

Oregon Jewish Community Foundation

Number of Awards & Eligibility: One award offered annually.
In order to qualify, students must meet the following criteria:
  1. Must reside in Portland, Oregon.
  2. Must be an undergraduate student at the time of application.
  3. Must demonstrate unmet financial need.
  4. Must be Jewish.
  5. This award is for U.S. and international students.

In order to qualify, students must meet the following criteria:

Description: This award is available for undergraduate Jewish students residing in Portland, Oregon. Applicants must demonstrate unmet financial need.

Application requirements for the Arthur P. Krichevsky Memorial Scholarship are:

  • Application form
  • Official Transcript
  • Recommendation letter
  • Tax information
  • Tuition schedule
Additional Information: The late Arthur Krichevsky was a long time resident of Portland and established this scholarship in 1996 for the purpose of furthering Jewish education. Applicants will be given priority of consideration based on the categories listed below in the following order: Jewish Day Schools in Portland (grades 1 and above); Board of Rabbis Teen Israel Experience program; and Students pursuing post-high school Jewish education through qualified programs offered by accredited educational institutions in the United States. The Committee gives greater consideration to applicants showing the highest levels of commitment to Jewish study, community service and/or outreach.

Award Amount: $1,000 annually, non-renewable.  The total dollars awarded for this scholarship is $1,000.

Deadline Information:

Deadline for this scholarship is Friday, March 1

Deadline Information:

Deadline for this scholarship is Friday, March 1

Applications and information about this award are available on the Oregon Jewish Community Foundation website at the address provided.In addition to a completed application form, students must submit the following items: a federal tax return for the immediate preceding year; records of untaxed income, such as Social Security benefits, welfare benefits, and veterans benefits; tuition and fee schedule from the school or program applicant will be attending (a printout from the school or program web site is acceptable); official transcript from last year of school completed; two letters of reference, with at least one coming from a Jewish communal professional or lay-leader; a signed statement from any other available financial contributors (such as family members) stating the amount of their support.Documents must not be stapled or printed on both sides of the page. References and transcripts may be sent seperately from applications, but all submission materials must be received by the deadline date.
About Oregon Jewish Community Foundation:
Contact Information: Tara Siegman, Higher Ed Scholarship Committee
Address: 1618 SW First Ave. Suite 210 Portland, Oregon 97201

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