Jewish Family & Children’s Service of Greater Mercer County announces the Rose & Louis H. Linowitz Mensch Award. This is a merit-based award for deserving Jewish eighth grade and High School senior students living in Mercer County. Candidates should exemplify what it means to be a mensch – a person if integrity and honor, a doer of good deeds, and an all-around good person. Students must be nominated by a member of the community such as a Rabbi, educator, youth group advisor, secular school guidance counselor, teacher, parent, etc. Eighth-grade Mensch-In-Training award is $300 and High School senior Mensch Award winners will receive $1500. This is not a need-based scholarship. Applications are due by May 7th.

To nominate a student, please complete an application. [8th Grade Application / Senior Application]

For more information, contact Joyce Weinstein at 609-987-8100 ext. 201 or