Academy of Jewish Religion

Amount: 
$100,000
Year: 
2011
Field of Interest: 
Religious Life
Program Name: 
Interreligious Studies Programs
Grant Type: 
Cutting Edge
Organization Description: 

Founded in 2001, the Academy for Jewish Religion is a transdenominational, pluralistic institution dedicated to the training of rabbis, cantors, chaplains, and other Jewish communal leaders who are uniquely qualified to meet  the needs of the 21st century American Jewish community.

Grant Purpose: 

The Interreligious Studies Programs prepares the next generation of Jewish clergy to promote trust, dialogue, and collaboration across religious boundaries.