NCJW Greater Long Beach and West Orange County Scholarship Applications Now Available!

The National Council of Jewish Women Greater Long Beach and West Orange County’s Linda Calderón Memorial Scholarship Fund is now accepting applications for 2021 scholarships.


A student is eligible based on satisfaction of all three of the following criteria:


1. The applicant is a Jewish student who has already completed a minimum of 12 undergraduate units or 8 graduate units at an accredited college, university or trade school.


2. The student’s permanent residence is in greater Long Beach or West Orange County. (If in doubt, inquire about specific location.)


3. Completed application, personal statement and necessary recommendations must be received by May 1, 2021. Word format preferred, via email to or in one envelope to: NCJW Scholarship Committee, 6216 E. Pacific Coast Highway, Long Beach, CA 90803.


Selection of recipients will be based on financial need, academic standing, Jewish involvement, personal motivation and past achievements. Awards are dependent on the number of qualified submissions as well as the organization’s annual fundraising for this purpose. Recipients will be notified by June 1, 2021.


Previous scholarship recipients are not eligible for additional awards.


Thank you for your interest. For more information contact: or 657-235-2511.