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 note: it’s best to apply early for camperships as some run out of funds quickly. 

National Camperships

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

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The Great Outdoors Wilderness Education Scholarship is for students who have incorporated the outdoors into their education, worldviews, and career goals in some meaningful way. Students who have worked as wilderness trip leaders, organized or participated in outdoor education sessions, spend significant time in nature on their own, have career aspirations in environmentalism and conservation, and more are all welcome to apply!

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Regional/Local Camperships

The Jewish Community Federation of San Francisco, The Peninsula, Marin & Sonoma Counties provides need-based and need-blind camperships  in the Federation’s service area* to attend any Jewish overnight summer camp.

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Jewish Family and Children’s Services 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.

Jewish Free Loan Association provides interest-free, fee-free loans for Jewish summer camp. Families must live in LA or Ventura Counties.

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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.