American Jewish University

American Jewish University
Program Name: 
Institute for Jewish Creativity
Grant Year: 
2014
Grant Type: 
Cutting Edge
Grant Amount: 
$200,000
Interest Area: 
Arts & Culture
Grant Purpose: 

The Institute for Jewish Creativity  integrates Jewish artists into the larger Jewish communal context, provides attractive cultural programming appealing to Jews of all ages, works to strengthen Jewish identities, and encourages artistic contributions that help to create an authentic, thriving Jewish culture. 

Description: 

Founded in 1947, American Jewish University serves as a resource for individuals at every stage of life through its academic programs to prepare undergraduate, graduate, and rabbinical students for leadership roles in the Jewish community; continuing education opportunities for adults; cultural programs; and camping experiences for youth.