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Apply for The Jackofsky Emerging Teen Leaders Fellowship

NFTY-So and NFTY-TOR Present an exciting opportunity for 9th and 10th grade emerging leaders!

The Jackofsky Emerging Teen Leaders Fellowship provides young leaders with an opportunity to attend NFTY Convention in Chicago, strengthen leadership skills, and build a network across both regions. Fellows will lead our regions in developing new strategies to engage NFTYites with the broader NFTY and Netzer community and strengthen relationships between NFTY-So and NFTY-TOR.

What do Fellows receive?

  • A scholarship for NFTY Convention that will cover approximately 40% of tuition
  • A chance to join a cohort of 12-15 emerging leaders across both regions
  • Exclusive leadership seminars and workshops at NFTY Convention
  • A NFTY mentor and additional opportunities to meet as a cohort following NFTY Convention

Who is eligible to apply?

  • 9th or 10th graders in NFTY-So or NFTY-TOR

What do I need to apply?

  • A passion for NFTY and excitement to attend NFTY Convention
  • A letter of recommendation from a TYG Advisor, Rabbi, and/or NFTY Regional Board member
  • Register to attend NFTY Convention

Apply For The Jackofsky Emerging Teen Leaders Fellowship

This Fellowship is made possible through the Rabbi Lawrence Jackofsky Youth Scholarship Fund.