Yiddish Book Center – Fellowship Program, USA

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Yiddish Book CenterĀ  Fellowship

Study Subject : Yiddish Language and Culture

Employer : The Yiddish Book Center

Level : Post Graduate

The Fellowship Program brings talented young college graduates who are passionate about Yiddish language and culture to spend a year as full-time Book Center staff.

Fellows provide content for existing programs and spearhead new ones. Fellows work in a number of areas, including :

Books & Collections – identifying and organizing the Yiddish books in the onsite depository and in the Steven Spielberg Digital Yiddish Library

Education & Outreach – developing onsite and online opportunities for education in Yiddish language and culture

Oral History & Ethnography – collecting, editing and curating stories and cultural artifacts of Jewish life

Continuing education in Yiddish language, literature and culture areĀ  part of the Fellow experience.

Scholarship Application Deadline for Yiddish Book Center 2011-2012 Fellowship : 3 January 2011