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The 2018-2019 scholarship application will be open from February 1 to March 31, 2018.

Application Guidelines

Paideia welcomes applications from qualified individuals committed to the revival of European Jewish culture. To apply for the Paideia One-Year Jewish Studies Program you will need to fill in the application form, and attach supporting documents.

No prior study experience in Jewish text is required but applicants are expected to be familiar with the Paideia One-Year Jewish Studies Program. A free and open atmosphere is an important prerequisite. Paideia aims to be an organization where everyone is treated equally and respectfully, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation and physical ability.

You don’t have to submit all of your answers in full at one time. You can save your application and return to your answers until final submit. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.


- Commitment to the renewal of European Jewish culture

- Intellectual curiosity and documented academic experience (in any field)

- Interpersonal and leadership skills

- Command of the English language

Application Process

1. The scholarship application is open from February 1 to March 31.

2. Qualified candidates are called for an on-line interview.

2. Scholarships awarded on a rolling basis with decisions announced starting in mid-April.

Please note that Paideia has only a limited amount of scholarships and they are distributed on an ongoing basis. Therefore candidates in early application process have better chances to get a scholarship than candidates in late application process. See more information on scholarships here.

We’ll also be happy to answer your question by mail - contact us at: info@paideia-eu.org

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