2017 Programs by the Auschwitz Jewish Center

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Summer Program
Subject Fields: 
Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Human Rights, Eastern Europe History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Jewish History / Studies

Hello everyone,

We are pleased to announce our 2017 Signature Programs. The Auschwitz Jewish Center in Poland is affiliated with the Museum of Jewish Heritage–A Living Memorial to the Holocaust in New York City and offers immersive academic programs—including subsidized and funded opportunities—on topics related to the Holocaust and Polish-Jewish history. Programs are led by trained staff with advanced degrees in the field and open to participants of all backgrounds.

Program for Students Abroad (PSA) 
April 6 - 9, 2017; Fall TBD 
Long weekend subsidized programs in Kraków during spring and fall semesters for students studying in Europe, Israel, and the region. Spring deadline: March 6, 2017.

American Service Academies Program (ASAP)
June 1 - 16, 2017 
Two-week funded program for military cadets to DC, NY, and throughout Poland on historical lessons and their role as officers. Deadline: Fall annually.

Human Rights Summer Program
June 18 - 25, 2017 
One-week intensive program for students and young professionals utilizing Poland as a case study to examine broader human rights issues. Deadline: April 17, 2017.

Fellows Program: A Bridge to History
June 25 - July 17, 2017 
Three-week funded summer fellowship in NY and throughout Poland open to advanced undergraduates, graduate students, and funded faculty. Deadline: January annually.

Familiarization Tour for Program Directors
September 14 - 17, 2017 
Long-weekend subsidized program for Program Directors in PSA regions designed as an introduction to the pedagogy of AJC programs. Deadline: August 14, 2017.

Customized Programs
Flexible, year-round 
Tailor-made programs for groups of all sizes and backgrounds year-round. Focused on a customized learning experience for the group’s needs and goals.

For more information, please visit ajcf.pl/en/education-center or contact me anytime. 


Dara Bramson
Manager of Programs Abroad, Auschwitz Jewish Center
Museum of Jewish Heritage—A Living Memorial to the Holocaust
36 Battery Place
New York, NY 10280