The Whizin Prize for Writing on Jewish Ethics

Armin Langer's picture
March 1, 2022
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
Humanities, Jewish History / Studies, Philosophy, Race / Ethnic Studies, Religious Studies and Theology

Each year, the Center for Jewish Ethics sponsors an essay contest to encourage fresh thinking on contemporary Jewish ethics. The prize is awarded through the generosity of Bruce Whizin. The contest is open to rabbinical and graduate students.

The Whizin Prize in Jewish Ethics will be awarded for the best essay, research paper or curriculum addressing a contemporary ethical issue from a Jewish perspective. The prize includes an award of $1,800 and publication on the Center’s website. Submissions of any length are welcome, including those written in fulfillment of class requirements.

Entries should be mailed or emailed to the Center for Jewish Ethics, 1299 Church Road, Wyncote, PA 19095 or Name, address, email and title should be on a separate sheet so that the judges do not see them. International entries are welcome, but all submissions must be in English. All entries must be received no later than March 1, 2022. The winner will be announced by April 30, 2022.

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Center for Jewish Ethics, 1299 Church Road, Wyncote, PA 19095, USA

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