Jewish Overnight Camp Scholarships


We strive to provide every child with the opportunity to experience Camp Be'chol Lashon. Below you will find information about several camp scholarship opportunities. Please call us at 415-386-2604 if you would like help in navigating this process.

National Camperships



One Happy Camper

The goal of One Happy Camper is to incentivize participation in Jewish camps. Eligibility criteria varies from community to community.

Click here to see if your community offers a One Happy Camper program.




PJ Library Goes to Camp


PJ Library offers camperships to offset camp tuition for PJ Library participants, siblings, and alumni.

Click here for more info.




Hebrew Free Loan


Hebrew Free Loan provides interest-free loans to help Jewish individuals in Northern California overcome financial challenges and pursue life dreams.

Click here for more info.




Local Jewish Organizations

Your local Jewish organizations, such as synagogues and Federations, may provide needs-based camperships for Jewish children to attend any Jewish overnight summer camp. Please reach out to them directly to inquire about opportunities.




Bay Area Camperships



Jewish Community Federation of San Francisco

The Jewish Community Federation of San Francisco provides need-based and need-blind camperships in the Federation's service area to attend any Jewish overnight summer camp.

Click here for more info.




Jewish Community Federation of the Easty Bay

Deadline: February 14, 2019


The Jewish Federation of the East Bay provides needs-based financial assistance for Jewish children from the East Bay (Alameda, Contra Costa, Solano and Napa Counties) to attend any Jewish overnight summer camp.

Click here for more info.




Jewish Family and Children's Services

JFSC supports youth as well as families, who want their children to benefit from Jewish experiences. To learn more about funds available for summer experiences for Jewish youth, click here or contact Michelle Lamphere, Financial Aid Center Director for JFCS, at 415-449-1226.