Deadline: November 16, 2018

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HBI Undergraduate Grant in Jewish Gender Studies

The HBI announces our first undergraduate grant in Jewish gender studies. The award will be given each fall to a Brandeis undergraduate to support a research project in the field of Jewish Gender Studies. 


• Open to Brandeis University undergraduate students enrolled in the 2018/2019 academic year. Applications will be accepted from students in any discipline, though the project must focus on a question of significance to the field of Jewish women's and gender studies.

• Research proposals connected with senior projects or theses are eligible.

Completed Application Includes:

  • Application cover sheet signed by a faculty advisor after review
  • Transcript and resume/CV
  • Abstract: no more than fifty words, outlining proposed project and expected outcome
  • Bibliography: one-page bibliography of the literature and/or archival holdings to be consulted
  • Itemization of proposed research costs
  • Description of project: A two-page description of the project including:
    • critical issues covered by your research
    • method, research design or procedure
    • importance of this research to your field
    • how it examines Jewish women's and gender scholarship
    • how the grant will impact your research

Application Process

Mail a hard copy of the proposal to:

Debby Olins
Academic Program Manager
The Hadassah-Brandeis Institute
MS 079


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Deadline: November 16, 2018