Qualifications and Selection Process

lal participantHebrew College and CJP are seeking individuals with a demonstrated passion for adult Jewish learning, as well as prior experience with formal adult-learning programs, such as Me’ah.

Experience in Jewish communal or synagogue leadership is preferred. Strong candidates 
possess well-developed interpersonal and 
communication skills; an ability to inspire others; and a vision for revitalizing and expanding adult Jewish learning in their home communities and in 
Greater Boston.

Candidates are nominated by educators, clergy, and community leaders. They are then invited to Hebrew College for an interview.

Commitment to Diversity

Hebrew College and Combined Jewish Philanthropies are committed to assembling cohorts of fellows with diverse backgrounds and perspectives. A central tenet of this initiative is to create a culture of respect and acceptance among participants, reinforcing Jewish values, and fostering curiosity and openness.


Download a pdf of the application form.