The Central Scholarship and Loan Referral Service is a program of the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh. It is administered by Jewish Family & Children's Service.

CSLRS staff process all applications and conduct interviews for first-time applicants. Dossiers and recommendations are presented to the CSLRS committee. Policies, procedures and final awards are determined by the CSLRS committee, a group of more than 20 community leaders.

If you are interested in making a donation or establishing a fund to benefit CSLRS, please contact the Director of Marketing & Fundraising at JF&CS.


FUNDING SOURCES/Participating Organizations
  
JEWISH FEDERATION OF GREATER PITTSBURGH
JEWISH COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
Alpha Epsilon Phi Pittsburgh Alumnae Association Scholarship Endowment Fund
Sarah Barnblatt Scholarship Endowment Fund
Herbert I. Brody Scholarship Endowment Fund
Central Scholarship & Loan Referral Service Scholarship Fund
Fannie, Morris & Mary Echelman Scholarship Endowment Fund
Gladys Edelstein Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund
Saul & Yetta Elinoff Scholarship Endowment Fund
Myrtle M. Fisher Scholarship Endowment Fund
Louis L. Friedman Endowment Fund
Herbert S. Green Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund 
Phyllis & Mayer A. Green Scholarship Endowment Fund
Mary Unikel Hedeman Scholarship Endowment Fund
Marianne Hess Scholarship Endowment Fund
Rosella B. Horvitz Scholarship Fund
Jewish Home for Babies & Children Fund
Hannah & Marvin Kamin Scholarship Endowment Fund
Edgar T. Keane Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund
​Lyubor Nimax Scholarship Endowment Fund
Louis & Dorothy Mallet Memorial Scholarship Fund
Dr. Bernard and Pauline Michaels Scholarship Endowment Fund
Bernard & Ravenna Palkovitz Miller Scholarship Endowment Fund
Phi Epsilon Pi ​Scholarship Endowment Fund
A.Z. & Fanny Alpern Pittler Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund
Raizman Family Scholarship Endowment Fund
Morris & Nettie Rosen Scholarship Endowment Fund
Dr. Theodore B. Rosenthal Scholarship Endowment Fund
Bess & Meyer Silberstein Educational Endowment Fund
Anna Tisherman Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund
United Jewish Federation Foundation Scholarship Endowment Fund


FUNDS ADMINISTERED BY THE PITTSBURGH FOUNDATION
The Abe & Jean Comensky Memorial Scholarship Fund
Sigmund Falk Scholarship Fund

JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER
Klee Fund

JEWISH WOMEN INTERNATIONAL OF PITTSBURGH
Benjamin & Ida Mann Scholarship
Andrew and Irene Marchbein Grant

RODEF SHALOM PHILANTHROPIC AND EDUCATION FUND

BEATRICE SCHUTTE FOUNDATION FUND

SARAH & TENA GOLDSTEIN MEMORIAL FUND OF JEWISH FAMILY & CHILDREN'S SERVICE OF PITTSBURGH

THE AMDURSKY SCHOLARSHIP FUND

THE JACOB ARONSON SCHOLARSHIP FUND

NATIONAL COUNCIL OF JEWISH WOMEN, PITTSBURGH SECTION
Doris S. Balter Scholarship Fund
Marjorie S. Balter Scholarship Fund
Dr. Paul S. & Gertrude F. Caplan Scholarship Fund
Philip & Miriam Ellovich Scholarship Fund
Josephine & Samuel Feldman Scholarship Fund
Lawrence W. Frank Memorial Fund
Norman & Tillie Grotstein Scholarship Fund
Susan & Barney Guttman Family Scholarship Fund
Krasik Family Scholarship Fund
Jack & Estelle Kruman and Family Scholarship Fund
Sylvan B. Libson Scholarship Fund
Jerome & Ruth Lieber Scholarship Fund
Jack & Mathilda Mendelbaum &  Family Scholarship Fund
Rachel F. & Irwin W. Porter Scholarship Fund
Martha Rosen Scholarship Fund
Florence & Frank Sklar Scholarship Fund
Regina & Ernest Stern Scholarship Fund
Joel B. Strauss Scholarship Fund
Madelain & Herbert R. Tauberg Scholarship Fund
Steven B. Whitman Memorial Fund
Jill Williams Memorial Scholarship Fund​
NCJW Post Secondary Education Fund

COOPERATING ORGANIZATIONS & FUNDS
The Minnie Hyman Scholarship Fund
Hebrew Free Loan Association
Ladies Hospital Aid Society of Western Pennsylvania

CENTRAL SCHOLARSHIP & LOAN REFERRAL SERVICE COMMITTEE
Kathy Klein and Randi Sigal, Committee Co-Chairs
Cynthia D. Shapira, Chair of the Board, Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh 
Jeffrey H. Finkelstein, President/CEO, Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh.