Helix Project 2018–2019

If you are an artist working at the professional level, apply below. To join the Helix student cohort, visit here. If you are involved in education or activism, click here.

Please read through the entire form before filling in the blanks below. Sections marked * are required

We look forward to receiving your application. The deadline is Monday 9 April 2018 by 5:00 pm (Pacific Time).

Please browse the Yiddishkayt website and thoroughly read the Helix FAQs before completing your answers, to ensure you understand the aims and goals of the Helix Project. 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

Please keep your description to 150 words or less

Work Samples

Please provide weblinks 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, or prose/poetry. 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 to this will not affect selection for the program.

Recommendations

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

Your answer to this question will not be taken into consideration by the Helix selection committee.
Yiddishkayt will keep all application material confidential. Participants for Helix 2016–2017 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.