Do you believe in these propositions?
First: The Jews are an exceptional people; Jewish civilization is a treasure for the world; the Jewish state is a heroic achievement.
Second: American self-government—with its cherished principles of religious liberty, a free economy, and strong communities—is a precious inheritance.
Third: The rising generation of American Jews has a responsibility to enter the public arena—inspired by the great thinkers and statesmen of past ages—in order to defend our loftiest ideals and our enlightened interests.
Fourth: Mentors matter: young Jews need models of excellence in politics, education, journalism, religious leadership, law, and business.
The Tikvah-Beren Collegiate Forum is a community of select college students from across North America committed to the Jewish people and their flourishing; dedicated to the preservation of the American project; morally courageous in the face of ideological intolerance; and eager to pursue a serious liberal education. Read below about the four main components of this initiative.
Applications are now closed.
Members gain access to Tikvah's networking resources, including exclusive alumni events, mentorships, and Career Roundtable sessions with accomplished professionals.
Join Rabbi Meir Soloveichik and Mosaic Editor Jonathan Silver as they interview senators, journalists, and Israeli ambassadors, including Ross Douthat, Senator Mike Lee, and ambassadors Ron Dermer and Michael Oren.
Seminars on Great Speeches
Our outstanding teachers will offer seminars to illuminate the greatest speeches of Zionist history and the American Civil War.
How I Built This
An exciting new series with builders, founders, and leaders on the organizations and institutions they built.
Associate Director of University Programs