Non-Member Recipients

  • The Sigma Alpha Mu Foundation is proud to announce the recipients of our

    2024 Lawrence D. Schaffer Endowed Scholarships for non-members.


    The Sigma Alpha Mu Foundation offers scholarships for children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren of ΣAM alumni and for daughters of fratres. We also have scholarships for high school seniors involved with USY or NFTY planning to attend college. For a complete list of scholarships available, go here.


    All Scholarship Recipients need to complete the online 2024 Scholarship Acceptance Agreement

    before any check is disbursed--Go here!


    James Alexander NFTY Scholarship $1000

    Shayna Levy, Attending Tufts University (Fall 2024)


    Hanno Mott USY Scholarship $1000

    Ben Ross, Attending Univ of California Berkeley (Fall 2024)


    Sigma Alpha Mu Alumni BBYO Scholarship $1000

    Hayden Marcus, Attending Univ of Maryland (Fall 2024)


    Larry Berman Beta Delta Alumni Scholarship $1,500

    Pearce Graber, Attending Southern Methodist University

    Pearce is the son of Eric Graber (San Jose State, ‘81)


    Nu Legacy Scholarship $1,000

    Jeremy Ridlon, Attending Franklin & Marshall University

    Jeremy  is the grandson of Ralph Halpern (State University of New York at Buffalo, ‘49)


    Helen Sieczkowski Memorial Scholarship $1,000

    Alyssa Robbins, Attending WestChester University (Fall 2024)

    Alyssa is the daughter of David Robbins (Psi/Univ of Pittsburgh, '94)


    Weiss Brothers & William P. Schwartz Daughters of Fratres Scholarships


    William P. Schwartz Scholarships $2250

    Cassidy Patterson, Attending University of Nebraska at Kearney and a member of Gamma Phi Beta sorority

    Cassidy is the daughter of Jared Patterson (Nebraska, '94)




    Jordyn Hirsch, Attending University of Colorado and a member of Alpha Chi Omega sorority

    Jordyn is the daughter of Michael Hirsch (UCLA '89)


    Weiss Brothers Scholarship $1000


    Shira Spector, Attending Indiana University (Fall 2024)

    Shira is the daughter of Robert Spector (UC-San Diego '89)


    Harv Weisblat Aviation Scholarship $4000

    Joshua Sirkin, Attending Indiana State Univ

    Joshua is the son of Marc Sirkin (Miami OH '89)


    Girson Family Scholarship $1,000

    Will be made as a donation to Western Michigan Chabad