Applications for the 2021–22 Fellowship Program are now closed. Acceptance notifications will be sent out in March 2021. Sign-up for updates on the Fellowship, including next year's application process, here.
The Fellowship Program is open to recent graduates of undergraduate and graduate programs. Applications must include:
- Completed application form, including your CV/Resume
- 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 or Zoom interviews with finalists will be conducted in January and February.
QUESTIONS? Contact Gretchen Fiordalice, director of education administration, at [email protected].
Our online form now allows you to save a draft of your application. Click the “save draft” button at the bottom of the page, enter your e-mail, and you’ll be sent a personalized link to return to your draft at any time.