Graduate Funding Information Service

February 24, 2020

UW Stroum Center for Jewish Studies: Opportunity Grants

Application Deadline: March 31, 2020 (for summer and fall 2020 experiences)

Stroum Center for Jewish Studies opportunity grants are separately offered in two cycles: grants for winter/spring experiences and grants for summer/autumn experiences. The amount per grant is up to $1500. Multiple grants are available.

For graduate students, Stroum Center opportunity grants help support research, conference attendance, and further study in topics related to Jewish Studies. This research and study can be done domestically or abroad.

Students from all departments, disciplines and backgrounds are encouraged to apply; candidates do not need to be Jewish Studies majors or minors. Preference is given to students who intend to study a language related to the Jewish experience (e.g., Hebrew, Yiddish, Ladino) and/or have pursued coursework in Jewish Studies during their graduate or undergraduate careers at the University of Washington.


Any undergraduate or graduate student planning to be enrolled at the University of Washington for the current academic year is eligible to apply. Students do not need to be registered with the University during summertime experiences, as long as they will register for classes normally in the autumn. Preference given to opportunities that take place during the application cycle for which the candidate applies.

For more information about this opportunity, including how to apply, click here.