The Jewish Theological Seminary Excellence in Jewish Studies Award recognizes outstanding college sophomores or juniors who have demonstrated serious interest and ability in the field of Jewish Studies.
Interested students should complete the attached form and submit an essay or paper written for a Jewish Studies course during their sophomore or junior year of college. Essays or papers should be submitted in .doc format and attached to the submission form. Award recipients will receive a signed volume published by a current JTS faculty member and a $250 cash award.
How to enter:
Please complete the online form and attach an essay or paper.
Mail a copy of your essay or paper along with your full name, email address, phone, current mailing address, college or university name, major, expected year of graduation and faculty advisor’s name to:
Dr. Shuly Rubin Schwartz
The Jewish Theological Seminary
New York, NY 10027 USA
Tel: 212 678-8827
The deadline for submitting an essay or paper is March 1, 2011. Award recipients will be notified by April 1, 2011.