Candidate Application for Text and Tradition:  A Jewish Literacy Initiative
Text and Tradition is an immersive, cohort-based literacy initiative for senior level professionals, Jewish and non-Jewish working in Jewish nonprofits. Participants will expand their knowledge of Jewish texts, Jewish values, and Jewish history to develop greater cultural competence at work.

The program begins with a five day retreat, May 31-June 4, 2020, with follow-up webinars once a month through December 2020. .

Candidates must be nominated by their organizations to participate.
The following are the application requirements:

a) The candidate application form (this form)
b) The nomination form (

Tuition, room, and board for participants is $3500. The first 10 participants accepted into the program will receive a $500 scholarship to offset tuition. Candidates are encouraged to seek sponsorship from their nominating organizations.

Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis.

For questions or more information, please contact Dr. Sharon Blumenthal-Cohen at This program is generously funded with grants from the Covenant and Aviv Foundations.

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Email *
Name *
Organization and Professional Title *
Describe your work leadership role, responsibilities, and challenges in your non-profit. (2-4 paragraphs) *
What do you hope to gain by participating in this initiative? (2-4 paragraphs) *
A copy of your responses will be emailed to the address you provided.
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