Scholarships for Students in Jewish Studies Courses

Scholarship for Students Enrolled in Second Upper-Division Jewish Studies Course

Purpose: To support students enrolled in a second upper-division Jewish Studies course.
Amount: $500
Deadline: April 10, 2018

Eligibility: This is a scholarship for students enrolled in a second upper-division Jewish Studies course at UT in the term following the application deadline.  The scholarship is awarded upon completion of the course.  The course must be crosslisted as a JS course.

How to Apply:

The application includes the following items:

  1. Completed Application Form (download the form in Word or as a PDF).
  2. A Statement of Purpose describing your current interest in Jewish Studies and your future plans (up to 500 words).
  3. A Resume (1 page)

To complete your application, submit either digital or paper copies of all items:

Electronic copies should be submitted in one email as Word or PDF attachments to

Paper copies of the applications should be submitted by mail to:

Schusterman Center for Jewish Studies, The University of Texas at Austin, 305 E 23rd Street, B3600, Austin, TX 78712-1806.

Please mark the envelope: attn. Scholarship Application. 

Mailed applications should be postmarked no later than April 10, 2018.

If you have any questions, please contact us at or 512-475-6178