Yiddish Summer Program at Tel Aviv University

The Naomi Prawer Kadar International


at Tel Aviv University

The summer program will take place on the Tel Aviv University campus from June 22 to July 17, 2014. The program offers intensive Yiddish instruction at five levels. Language instruction will be supplemented by a rich afternoon academic and cultural program of lectures, conversation and music workshops, tours, and by evening cultural and social events. As students of TAU International, the Tel Aviv University School for Overseas Students, whose credentials are recognized by universities worldwide, participants will receive 80 hours of language and literature instruction (four credits) with highly qualified and experienced teachers in small classes. A Lecture Series in English on “Landmarks of Yiddish Literature” can be audited or taken for one additional credit (requiring written work).

The costs of the program are:

  • $ 1450 tuition
  • $ 60 registration fee
  • $ 600 for housing (double occupancy).

Scholarships are available for full time students.

The Rothschild Foundation (Hanadiv) Europe, will be funding 4 grants of up        to £1,000 for graduate students and post-doctoral researchers of Jewish Studies in Europe.

Academic Program Directors:

Prof. Hana Wirth-Nesher, Tel Aviv University
Prof. Avraham Novershtern, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Beit Shalom Aleichem

Online Registration: www.international.tau.ac.il

Closing Date for Applications: April 25, 2014.

For additional information, please contact:

The Naomi Prawer Kadar International Yiddish Summer Program

Tel: +972-3-6407805

Fax: +972-3-6407732



22 June 2014 - 17 July 2014