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HIAS Chicago Citizenship Classes Offered

HIAS Chicago invites you to our Citizenship Classes to help you prepare for your citizenship interview and exam. 

Classes are taught in English by volunteer teachers.

Please check our Citizenship Preparation Programs page for more information.

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HIAS Chicago Scholarships

The HIAS Chicago 2016 Scholarship Application Period is Now Open

The HIAS Chicago 2016 Scholarship Application period is open December 14, 2015, through February 21, 2016.  Please visit the Undergraduate Scholarship and Graduate Scholarship pages for eligibility requirements.

Scholarships will be awarded to the following categories of students:

HIAS Chicago Undergraduate Scholarships - High school seniors beginning post-secondary education on a full time basis or college students continuing in undergraduate or technical study  

HIAS Chicago Ludmila Smolyansky Empowerment Scholarship for Women - awarded to a female student from Russia, the Former Soviet Union or Ukraine who is entering or continuing her Undergraduate studies.  The scholarship seeks to empower a young woman to find success and passion in her career by encouraging her to explore fields of study where women are typically under-represented. This fund was created by Julie Smolyansky, President & CEO of Lifeway Foods, and Edward Smolyansky, CFO of Lifeway Foods.

HIAS Chicago Benton Bernstein Scholarships - Students enrolling in or continuing in a course of professional study in one of the helping professions such as medicine, social work or psychology  

HIAS Chicago Career Enhancement Scholarships - Students enrolling in or continuing enrollment in a graduate level educational program

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