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Concordia University Institute for Canadian Jewish Studies

2019-2020 Fellowships and Awards

Submission Deadline:  February 15, 2019

Many of the awards are available in the area of Jewish Studies generally, and many are renewable. Please read each description carefully. Application Instructions follow the descriptions.

How to apply

All applicants must submit three (3) copies of the following (One of the three copies should be an electronic e-mail attachment [pdf] addressed to: and the other two should be hard copies addressed to Ira Robinson at the Department of Religion):

1) Application form (see below). To apply for the Romek-Hornstein award as well, please also submit the additional application form required (see below).

2) Official transcripts of all university studies.

3) An up-to-date curriculum vitae, including a list of publications and relevant professional and research experience.

4) A statement of purpose. In order to give the adjudication committee an idea of who you are and intend to be as a scholar, please indicate the work you have done in your program and your plan of study for the upcoming academic year, a short description of proposed research for thesis or capstone project and (if you are not a PhD student) for future (graduate) research. If relevant, please describe proposed research travel. In addition, you should highlight your accomplishments in research, particularly as they relate to your current and intended scholarship. A budget is not necessary; rather clarity of research purpose and of goals in the funded year are of interest to the committee. (Maximum 750 words).

5) Two letters of recommendation from past professors or professional mentors.

6) Please indicate which fellowships you wish to apply for. You may state that you wish to be considered for all fellowships for which you are eligible.

For additional information, please contact:

The Concordia University Institute for Canadian Jewish Studies
SB-215, 1455 de Maisonneuve Blvd. W., Montreal, QC, H3G 1M8

Telephone: (514) 848-2424 ext. 8760
Fax: (514) 848-4540


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