Fellowship Program

A yearlong professional experience in Yiddish language & Jewish cultural work

September 2016 – August 2017

Apply by January 4, 2016

The Yiddish Book Center is now accepting applications for its 2016-17 Fellowship Program. Yiddish Book Center fellows spend a year as full-time staff members, learning valuable professional skills and contributing to the Center’s major projects.

Applicants should be recent college graduates with strong backgrounds in Jewish studies or related disciplines, a working knowledge of Yiddish, a commitment to Yiddish language and culture, and a demonstrated ability to work both independently and as part of a team. Each fellow receives a stipend of $30,000 plus health insurance.

Contact Gretchen Fiordalice, administrative director of education, at gfiordalice@bikher.org or 413-256-4900, ext. 103.

The Yiddish Book Center’s Fellowship Program does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sexual orientation, or national origin.