The Robert A. and Sandra S. Borns Jewish Studies Program announces conference funding for Jewish Studies major, certificate, and Hebrew minor students for the 2013-14 year. Funding of up to $500 is available to defray the costs associated with attending conferences or extracurricular professional development programs related to Jewish Studies. Students are eligible for one conference funding award per academic year. Funds are limited. Applications will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis.
To Apply: No later than one month before the funds are needed and preferably earlier, submit to Jewish Studies Program (Goodbody Hall 326, 855-0453) or email to firstname.lastname@example.org:
1) one page statement describing the conference/program and explaining how it will contribute
to the applicant’s Jewish Studies education and/or Jewish Studies career objectives;
2) reference from a Jewish Studies faculty member (can be sent separately);
3) budget, explaining what the funds will be used for