GUIDELINES:Please submit the application well prior to the event (if less than a week and a half, please contact a board member in person). The application includes a description of the event, your publicity plan, your target audience, and a detailed budget. A face-to-face meeting may be required to clarify budget and details.
We review applications on a rolling basis in the order that we receive them. The sooner you submit an application, the sooner you will be notified of the Board's decision.
If you have any questions regarding the MIT Hillel Jewish Programming Grant, please email email@example.com.
GRANTS THAT ARE MORE LIKELY TO GET FUNDED:
- events that serve a population not regularly served by Hillel- innovative events- application should be complete- application should have detailed explanations and itemized budgets (i.e. events that seem well-planned and thus likely to be successful)
For a small Passover seder:
brisket-$15onions, garlic, carrots - $6eggs, 2 cartons - $5matzo- $5lamb chops: $20ingredients for charoset-$6Maror- $5grape juice-$5parsley-$2paper plates/cups - $4Total: $73
For Greek Shabbat (a large, catered Shabbat dinner):Rubin's Kosher Restaurant Catering - estimated $17/person * estimated 30 people = $510Plastic utensils, plates, and serving spoons $15Total: $525
RESOURCES:Based on the nature of the program, we can provide both financial and educational resources. We're also happy to help you find a space if you don't have one; just contact us for assistance.
REIMBURSEMENT PROCEDURE:Please submit all receipts to the Hillel office (basement of W11) during business hours (9 a.m. -5 p.m.) no later than two weeks after the event. Label the receipts with your name and the phrase "Programming Grant."Also, please provide:-Copies of any materials used, educational and promotional. -A name and email list of all participants.-Any photos taken at the event.