Apply to the Fellowship Program

Applications for the 2018–19 Fellowship Program are now open. 

The deadline for the 2018-19 Fellowship Program is January 7, 2018, at 9 a.m. To apply, please submit:

  • Completed application form, including your CV/Resume (below)
  • Official academic transcripts for all undergraduate and graduate work, sent directly by the college or university. (Note: if the university is unable to send by email, we will accept by fax to 413-256-4700, or mail to Yiddish Book Center, 1021 West St., Amherst, MA 01002, USA, attention: Fellowship Program.)
  • Three reference letters (including at least one from an academic instructor and at least one from a professional supervisor), sent directly by the recommenders. (Note: if the recommender is unable to send by email, we will accept by fax to 413-256-4700, or mail to Yiddish Book Center, 1021 West St., Amherst, MA 01002, USA, attention: Fellowship Program.)

Transcripts and three letters of reference should be sent electronically to: Phoenix Wyatt, education program assistant, at [email protected].

Telephone interviews with finalists will be conducted in January and February, and applicants will be notified of our decisions by early March.

QUESTIONS? Contact Gretchen Fiordalice, director of education administration, at [email protected] or 413-256-4900, ext. 103.

Contact Information
If different from current address.
If different from current address.
Educational Background
Additional Education
The Personal Statement is intended to give us a picture of you as an individual. Tell us about your educational, professional, and cultural experiences; new opportunities and experiences you would like to have; the fellowship project areas that interest you the most; and your plans for the future. 2000 word maximum.
Files must be less than 200 KB.
Allowed file types: pdf, doc, docx.
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