If you are a sophomore or junior who loves to read, enjoys creative & thoughtful group discussions, and cares about/curious about Jewish culture…consider applying to the Great Jewish Books summer program at the Yiddish Book Ctr in Amherst. Students come from across North America from diverse religious affiliations & family backgrounds. Participants will read and engage with modern Jewish literature. You will study with college professors, meet authors, and make lasting friendships. Every admitted student receives a scholarship for the full cost of tuition, room and board, books, and special events.
There are two sessions: July 22-27 and July 29-August 3. The deadline to apply is March 5. More details and the application can be found here:yiddishbookcenter.org/great-jewish-books.