Awards and Scholarships

SDJTI works to ensure that teens are recognized for their service to the community, as well as offered experiences without financial obstacles. Below are a few local and national organizations that provide awards and scholarships, open to all teens who are eligible. 

Do Something Scholarship

The Chortek Leadership Award

Jeffrey D. Sollender College Scholarship

The JFS-Rubenstein Memorial Scholarship

The Diller Tikkun Olam Awards

SDJTI Immersive Experience & My Israel Journey Grants

In partnership with the Jewish Federation of San Diego, the SDJTI works to provide grants for teens who are applying for 1-10+ day Jewish experiences. Depending on eligibility, teens can apply to the SDJTI Immersive Experience Grant for local, national, or international trips or the My Israel Journey Grant for Israel trips. Click below for eligibility details. 

Resources for Teens

Connecting teens to Jewish opportunities is at the core of SDJTI. Below, teens can find a variety of resources between scholarships and grants, mental health resources and events, and job opportunities. 

Awards & Scholarship

Mental Health & Wellness


Community Service

Immersive Experience

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