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Wexner Field Fellowship

Leadership development for Jewish Communal Professionals in the field

Selection Process

The application process for 2019 is now closed. To be notified when the application cycle opens in 2020, please fill out this form.

 Selection of Field Fellows

Field Fellow applicants must submit a pre-application and a full application to be considered for the fellowship. The full application is due by 1:00pm EST on Wednesday, October 30. Once a pre-application has been submitted, an applicant can expect to hear within a week if they will be invited to submit a full application. Please submit a pre-application in advance to allow for time to complete the full application. 

A select number of finalists will be required to interview in-person at the Foundation's expense. Those selected for finalist interviews will be contacted by email (unless otherwise instructed) in November. Interviews will be conducted in-person in New York City and are scheduled for Sunday, December 8 - Wednesday, December 11, 2019. Finalists will be brought to the interview at the Foundation's expense.

The selection of Fellows is made by the Wexner Field Fellowship Selection Committee, which is composed of professionals who are committed to Jewish professional leadership.

Any candidate accepted as a Wexner Field Fellow must attend institutes March 1-4, 2020September 13-16, 2020, February 28-March 3, 2021, and August 29-September 1, 2021, as well as subsequent Spring and Fall Institutes in 2022 for three years total.

Please contact Dara Katzner with any questions. There are no exceptions to the eligibility requirements listed.




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