THE NAOMI PRAWER KADAR INTERNATIONAL YIDDISH SUMMER PROGRAM at TEL AVIV = UNIVERSITY will take place from June 25 to July 19, 2012. In previous = years, the summer program hosted between 100 and 120 students from more = than fifteen countries, making it the largest Yiddish summer program in = the world. The program will once again offer intensive Yiddish = instruction at five levels, from beginners to advanced. As students of = TAU International, the Tel Aviv University School for Overseas Students = whose credentials are recognized by universities world-wide, = participants will receive 80 hours of language and literature = instruction (four credits) with highly qualified and experienced = teachers in small classes.
Language instruction will be supplemented by an afternoon program of = lectures, conversation workshops, films, and tours, and by evening = cultural and social events.
Located minutes away from both the center of Tel Aviv and its beaches, = TAU is the largest university in Israel, with significant resources in = Jewish Studies, among them the Diaspora Museum and the Margulies Yiddish = Book Collection. Students can enjoy Tel Aviv's diverse attractions: = museums, cafes, Bauhaus architecture, the beach and the promenade, the = old harbor, summer festivals, and clubs in this Mediterranean city "that = never sleeps."
Thanks to the generous sponsorship of the Naomi Foundation, substantial = scholarships are available for full time students.
The costs of the program are:
* $ 1450 tuition
* $ 60 registration fee
* $ 600 for housing (double occupancy).
Please register online at: =
Closing Date for Applications: April 15, 2012.
For additional information, please contact:
North America: Naomi Prawer Kadar International Yiddish Summer = Program/Tel Aviv University/Office of Academic Affairs/39 Broadway, = Suite 1510/ New York, NY 10006/Tel: 1-800-665-9829 firstname.lastname@example.org