Take your Jewish professional career to the next level with a subsidized graduate degree.


Midcareer Fellowship – take the next step in your Jewish professional journey.

Are you looking to advance your career in the North American Jewish Community?
Are you looking for an opportunity to improve your skills and network with other professionals?

Are you looking for funding for graduate school?

The Midcareer Fellowship provides ambitious Jewish leaders a generous tuition subsidy to earn a Master’s degree online, in-person, or in a hybrid program at one of our ten participating universities.

An MA in Jewish Education or Non-Profit Management will help to enhance your skills, deepen your Jewish knowledge, and position you to advance your career.

Who is this fellowship for?

The fellowship is designed for professionals working in the Jewish community who are interested in advancing their careers by pursuing graduate degrees in:

Jewish Education & Administration
Non-Profit Management & Administration
Jewish Communal Service
Camp Administration & Leadership
Early Childhood Education
I’m not the same educator that I was before this degree

– Leehee, MA student, JTS
I am constantly putting into practice what I’m studying and learning

– Molly, MA student, AJU
The financial support from this program is what made my degree possible

– Lucy, MA student, JTS

Am I eligible?

You are eligible if you:

Completed your undergraduate degree at least five years ago

Have served the Jewish community professionally for a minimum of three years
Work at a Jewish institution for a minimum of 15 hours per week while pursuing your degree

What do we offer?


25% tuition subsidies for degrees in Jewish Education and Non-Profit Management at our participating colleges and universities

  • Schools may have additional scholarship/funding opportunities available

Networking with other students and alumni across all participating universities

Additional professional development opportunities
The Midcareer Fellowship has been completely pivotal as to whether or not I was able to go to grad school

– Leah, MA student, HUC
I have gained a tremendous amount of knowledge that I’ve been able to apply directly to my work

– Jordan, MA student, HUC
…allowed me to receive my master’s degree without going into debt

– Taylor, MA student, AJU

See what our fellows have to say…

  • Taylor Wolf

    AJU: MA in Early Childhood Education
    Wilshire Boulevard Temple

  • Leehee Baruch

    JTS: MA in Jewish Education
    Heschel School

  • Leah Chakoff

    HUC: MA in Organizational Innovation
    Hillel International

  • Jordan Vaughter

    HUC: MA in Jewish Nonprofit Management
    Jewish Federation of Greater Metrowest NJ

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