The Moriah Foundation is delighted to provide Moriah College graduates with the opportunity to participate in exciting Jewish and Zionist learning experiences in New York City, delivered in conjunction with The Tikvah Fund.

The Tikvah Institute runs stimulating educational programs as a means of advancing Jewish excellence, and supporting the intellectual, religious, and political leaders of the Jewish people and the Jewish state. The launch of Tikvah in Australia means that these programs are now available for Australian university students and young professionals who are Moriah College graduates, and present an unforgettable opportunity to visit New York City and immerse in intellectual Jewish thinking and learning. Details of programs can be found below.


Applications for 2018 programs are now open! All applications due by 2 March 2018

The Tikvah Summer Fellowship 

The Tikvah Summer Fellowship in New York City, is an intensive fellowship for university students. Led by preeminent professors, rabbis, educators, and intellectual and political leaders, the Tikvah Summer Fellowship will explore foundational Jewish teaching, including biblical and rabbinic texts, the lessons of Jewish history, the insights of modern Jewish thought, and the vibrant interplay between Jewish and Western ideas.

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The Tikvah Summer Institutes

The Summer Institute, for university students and young professionals, are one-week programs that will explore the modern Jewish condition through literature and politics. All courses will take place in New York City.  The programs offered include:

     *   Declaring Israel’s Independence
Martin Kramer, Shalem College | July 9-13, 2018
     *   God and Man in The Book of Genesis
Jon D. Levenson, Harvard University | July 16-20, 2018
     *   Pirkei Avot: The Misunderstood Masterpiece
Rabbi Meir Soloveichik, Yeshiva University | July 23-27, 2018
     *   Security and Democracy in American Statecraft
Elliott Abrams, Council on Foreign Relations | July 30-Aug. 3, 2018

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