Wallis Annenberg Helix Fellowship 2020–2021

This application is for artists working at the professional level. If you wish to apply for the student and educator cohort, VISIT HERE and to join the activist and community organizing cohort CLICK HERE.

The deadline to apply is Friday, March 20, 2020 by 11:59 pm (Pacific Time).

Please read through the entire form before filling in the blanks below. Sections marked * are required. Please be sure to browse the Yiddishkayt website and thoroughly read the Helix FAQs before completing your answers, to ensure you understand the aims and goals of the fellowship. It is highly recommended to draft your essays in another application and complete/upload your video response before pasting your final responses into the form.

All applications are confidential.

Contact Information

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Permanent Address
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Education and Work

3. Current C.V. (optional)
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5. Work Samples

Please provide links for up to 12 images, 30 minutes of video clips, or 20 typed pages appropriate to your practice that best represent your creative work. These can include visual, film/video, music, performance, prose/poetry, translation, or journalism. Portfolio materials can also be emailed to helix@yiddishkayt.org. Be sure to include your name in the Subject field.

Personal Narrative

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Additional information

Responses will not affect selection for the program and are gathered for programatic planning purposes only.

Recommendations

17. Please have two letters of recommendation signed and emailed directly to helix@yiddishkayt.org or mailed to our office at 3780 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 301, Los Angeles, CA, 90010.

Financial Aid

Responses will not affect selection for the program and are gathered for programatic planning purposes only.
Yiddishkayt will keep all application material confidential. Participants for Helix 2020–2021 will be chosen on a need-blind basis; financial status will not affect your application. Yiddishkayt does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, color, creed, religion, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity.