Helix Project 2018–2019

IF YOU ARE AN EDUCATOR OR ACTIVIST, APPLY BELOW. TO JOIN THE HELIX STUDENT COHORT, VISIT HERE. IF YOU ARE AN ARTIST, 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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Last
Current Mailing Address
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State/Province
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Permanent Address
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State/Province
Zip/Postal
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Personal Narrative

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Work Samples

You may paste links to a maximum of five samples of any work you wish to share (optional).
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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 2018 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.