Are you Jewish? Do you live in Chicago? Then this scholarship is for you.

Educational scholarship funds from grants administered by the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago are available for Jewish college and graduate students. Approximately $500,000 is available each year for full-time students, predominantly those legally domiciled in the metropolitan Chicago area, with career promise in their chosen fields. Learn more about the scholarship and the eligibility requirements, taken from the JVS Chicago website.

Advice for surviving your first NYC winter

We've had a couple brief snowfalls in NYC this year, but so far it's only lasted a day or two. If you're new to the area, are planning a visit, or were admitted to the program than here's what Program Assistant Rena says you need to know about surviving the cold in NYC.