Scholarships

The Beth Tzedec Men's Club is now accepting applications for their scholarship program to assist young men and women who are pursuing programs of higher Jewish education. The deadline for submitting applications is April 14, 2015. For applications and information, contact the Synagogue office at 416-781-3511.

Men's Club Scholarships

The Men's Club offers scholarships to post-secondary students who indicate they have specific educational and career goals as well as a financial need. Preference is given to Beth Tzedec members, however recipients often include those within the greater Jewish community. The categories of scholarship include:

Hy Cooper Fund

Teaching, specifically those planning to be Hebrew teachers or those whose area of study includes higher Jewish education that would be of benefit to the community. Unique recipients of the past include a law student studying Talmudic law and a student of archeology studying in Israel.

Shelley Gross Fund

Financial assistance is awarded to those who are planning to become teachers to those who have disabilities. This would include Special Education teachers for both the private and public sectors.

Sherman Fund

This fund provides assistance to those pursuing Cantorial studies.

Orenstein Fund

This fund is awarded to those who are studying the arts. A broad range of applicants are included in this category and past recipients have included those studying painting, film and graphic arts.

For more information about the Beth Tzedec Men's Club scholarships, please contact Hersh Rosenthal.