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Jewish Camp Incentive Grants and Scholarships


The Michael and Anita Siegal One Happy Camper Program

Considering Jewish overnight camp for the first time? Your child may be eligible for a need-blind grant of up to $1000 this summer! With over 155 traditional and specialty programs to choose from, there is a perfect camp out there for child. 
Use The Foundation for Jewish Camp's Find a Camp tool  to begin your search for the perfect summer experience and then visit each camp’s website for more detailed information.
The JEC works closely with combination of national and local donors to provide financial incentives assistance that enable Jewish children living in Cleveland the ability to attend Jewish overnight camps.  The JEC offers incentive grants to:
  • First time campers
  • Second time campers going to denominational camps
  • Camp Grants for children with special needs
  • Camp Scholarships for Teen Leaders
In addition, through the Jewish Family Services Association (JFSA), there is financial assistance for families meeting the criteria established by JFSA and the donor.