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COLLEGE SUMMER PROGRAMS 2019

Leaders need ideas. Build your foundation.

Tikvah offers students life-changing learning opportunities and entry into a community of thoughtful young leaders, inspired by the riches of Jewish civilization. College students and recent graduates can apply to attend an eight-week learning and research fellowship in New York City or one of our three two-week long seminars.

We invite you to explore these opportunities here. Then, apply yourself or nominate a student!

Early admission deadline: December 1, 2018

THE TIKVAH SUMMER FELLOWSHIP

Eight Weeks: Combine Study and Research

June 13–August 8, 2019

New York City

$4,000 Stipend

  • Spend eight weeks in residence at the Tikvah Center exploring great works of philosophy, literature, and political thought from Judaism and the Western tradition
  • Undertake an independent project or internship that focuses on a specific area of Jewish public policy or Jewish communal life
  • Present your research at a culminating conference led by Tikvah’s Executive Director

THE TIKVAH SUMMER SEMINARS

Two-Week Seminars in Mid-June or Late-July

New York City: June 16–June 28, 2019

Cambridge, MA: July 21–August 2, 2019

$1,000 Stipend & Housing

Seminar Topics and Teachers:

  • Jews and Political Philosophy (Leora Batnitzky, Ruth Wisse, Yuval Levin)
  • Two Chosen Nations? America and Israel at their Foundings (Asael Abelman, Samuel Goldman, Elliott Abrams)
  • Jews and American Politics (Eric Cohen, Meir Soloveichik, Jay Lefkowitz)