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Application Guidelines

Applications for the 2022 cohort have closed.

You may review the application form and apply via the link at the bottom of the page.


Please keep in mind that this is not a program for those developing feature length films or documentaries.

On the application, you will be asked to answer a few brief questions about your personal and professional background, your interest in the program, and to submit the following materials:

  • CV, including links to relevant projects;

  • A one to two sentence description of your project (logline);

  • A one to two page project pitch (“concept brief”) that addresses the following:

    • What you propose to create;

    • Why the topic is relevant, your connection to it, and why should this story be told;

    • What medium you intend to work in, what platform you intend to distribute on, and why;

    • Intended audience for the project;

  • Reflections on your professional strengths, areas for growth, and your Jewish background;

  • Two references, at least one should be a professional or academic reference (contact information only);

  • Samples of past work;

  • A signed submission release form (Download it here. You will upload a signed version for the application.)


Applications are due on or before 11:59PM Pacific Time on June 1, 2022. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis – we appreciate early submissions!

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