Applications are now openhttps://mjhnyc.wufoo.com/forms/z1mx8pl0dci68v/ for the Fall 2016 Auschwitz Jewish Center Program for Students Abroadhttp://ajcf.pl/en/programy/ajc-program-for-students-abroad-psa/. The program takes place from October 6-9, 2016; applications will be accepted until September 6. Please help us spread the word!
The AJC, under the auspices of the Museum of Jewish Heritagehttp://www.mjhnyc.org/ in New York, has offered subsidized educational programs for students of all backgrounds since 2000. The PSA, established in 2010, is a long-weekend (Thursday-Sunday) academic program in Kraków that takes place during fall and spring semesters. Its curriculum includes tours of historical and contemporary Kraków, testimony, in-depth study visits to Auschwitz-Birkenau, and academic discussion.
Students of all backgrounds and nationalities who are studying in Europe, Israel, and the region are encouraged to apply. Financial aid is available for the $375 program fee, covering meals, accommodation, entrance fees, and local transportation during the program. Please visit our website for a sample syllabushttp://www.mjhnyc.org/documents/AJCPSASampleSyllabus.pdf and eligibility FAQhttp://www.mjhnyc.org/documents/AJCProgramforStudentsAbroad.pdf; flyers are available for distribution upon request.
For more information on the PSA, funded fellowships, local programming, and year-round Customized Programshttp://ajcf.pl/en/programy/auschwitz-jewish-center-customized-programs/, please contact me anytime or visit ajcf.pl/en/education-centerhttp://ajcf.pl/en/education-center/. We look forward to meeting your students in Poland!
Manager of Programs Abroad, Auschwitz Jewish Center
Museum of Jewish Heritage–A Living Memorial to the Holocaust
36 Battery Place
New York, NY 10280