Shapiro Family Fellowship Application

The Shapiro Family Fellowship welcomes UJA Young Leaders in their 20s and 30s who have traveled to Israel at least once prior to applying. Upon acceptance to the Shapiro Family Fellowship, a gift of $365 or more to UJA’s annual campaign is encouraged to ensure the longevity of the work we make possible together.

To apply for the 2023 Shapiro Family Fellowship, please:

  • Complete the application 
  • Download the essay questions, fill out your responses, and attach at the end of the application
  • Attach your resume and completed recommendation form at the end of the application 

Please note that all documents must be attached before you can submit your application. You will not be able to save your application and return later, so please ensure that all documents are ready for submission. 

Application deadline: Thursday, September 1, 2022

We look forward to reviewing your application! Questions? Contact Julia Susskind at or 212.836.1210.

Please be aware that this is a lengthy form. Please fill out form in full to be considered for this fellowship.