Recommended Internships and Job Opportunities for Jewish Studies Graduates
A national network of Jewish leaders working to fight domestic poverty and promote social justice. In addition to service at leading non-profits, participants in Adovah’s Jewish Service Corps live together as a community and engage in weekly educational programs to deepen their understanding of domestic poverty, Jewish identity, and how to stay in the work long-term.
Avodah is committed to building a service corps that inclusively represents the diverse Jewish Community. Sephardi Jews, Mizrahi Jews, Jews of Color, people of color, women, people with disabilities, immigrants, LGBT2QIA people, and people who come from poor or working class backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.
Yiddish Book Center’s Fellowship Program
The fellowship program is for recent college graduates with strong academic backgrounds, at least a working knowledge of Yiddish language, and a commitment to learning more. Fellows spend a year as full-time staff members of the Yiddish Book Center, learning valuable professional skills and contributing to the Center’s major projects: bibliography, communications and publication, digital collections, educational programs, translation, and Yiddish education. Each fellow receives a stipend of $30,000 plus health insurance.