How does the application process work?
Fill out the form by clicking here.
Once you have submitted your application you will receive an e-mail within 48 hours to set up an in person interview.
When are applications due?
There are limited spots which will be filled on a first come first serve basis. Applications are currently open and will close on January 11th, 2019.
When does the program begin?
We will meet six times beginning in January. The sessions will take place on Tuesday nights starting on January 29th at the Jack Reitman Hillel House (3460 Stanley).
How often do we meet?
There are 6 sessions and we will meet regularly on January 29th, February 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th, March 5th, [April 12th- tentative].
How long is each session?
Each session will last approximately 2 hours. Sessions will be from 630pm-830pm and they will include interactive discussion as well as some time for dinner.
Are there any other expectations besides for attending sessions?
Yes! Each student will be responsible for organizing a peer learning session for his or her friends. This can be done over a Shabbat dinner, a film and discussion, etc… Students will receive coaching and resources to help in the efforts of building a program for their peers.
Is there a stipend for participating in this program?
Yes, there will be a $250 stipend upon successful completion of the program, which means: attendance at all sessions (unless permission was given) with active participation and the completion of an initiative or program.
What do I get out of participating in this program?
Students will experience engaging in meaningful conversations with special guests and their peers. They will be exposed to various Jewish topics and will have the opportunity to reflect on how these discussions can contribute to their own personal Jewish identities and journeys. Upon completion of the program, students will receive a certificate of completion of the program.
If you have any other questions please contact Kylie Huberman ([email protected])