Alumni Scholarships and Professional Development Funds

Many thanks to our generous donors for providing grants that allow Talmud Torah of Minneapolis alumni and teachers the opportunity to receive scholarships for lifelong Jewish learning including high school Israel experiences and post-secondary Jewish education.

Talmud Torah Alumni

Israel Experience
Talmud Torah of Minneapolis 7th and 8th graders can earn up to $2,000 in grants toward a high school Israel trip with programs such as Ramah Seminar, USY Pilgrimage, BBYO Israel Journey, Alexander Muss High School, and others. More information about this scholarship is shared in depth as students approach the upper-grade levels.

 

Talmud Torah Fund for the Advancement of Jewish Professional Careers

Talmud Torah alumni who are pursuing careers as Jewish professionals are eligible to apply for scholarships in support of their college-level education. Scholarships available to undergraduate and graduate level students and open to any Jewish professional career path.

This fund is supported by the Leo and Beth Frisch Career in Jewish Education Fund for the Talmud Torah and the Rachel Raviv Hoffer Memorial Endowment Scholarship Fund.

For more information on the above scholarships, please email contactus@talmudtorahmpls.org.

Professional Development Funds

Schochet Family Judaic Studies Fund
This financial award is available to teachers at Talmud Torah of Minneapolis or Heilicher Minneapolis Jewish Day School for the purposes of continuing education. Awards are determined each spring. Contact Talmud Torah of Minneapolis at contactus@talmudtorahmpls.org for more information and to apply.

Recent Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to the following award recipients in support of their lifelong Jewish learning!

2021-2022

Israel Experience

BBYO Passport/Israel Journey

Sarah Binder

Maddox Comito

Hailey Dobrin

Leo Holcomb

Matthew London

Beatrice Moldow

Julia Rubin
Benjamin Simpson
Hannah Wall

Tichon Ramah Yerushalayim

Jesse Dulkin

Alexander Muss High School in Israel

Leah Spencer

Talmud Torah Fund for the Advancement of Jewish Professional Careers

Kelsey Bailey

2020-2021

Israel Experience

BBYO Passport/Israel Journey

Tess Brimmer

Sid Gelperin

Sam Wyatt Greenberg

Jack Rubin

Aidan Sondell

USY Israel Pilgrimage

Zach Burstein

Emma Hausman

Aidan Herman 

Carly Herman​

Gracie Kermisch

Juliana Seewald

Sydney Wolpert

Maxwell Wolfe

Levi Zouber 

Ramah Israel Seminar

Jeremy Rosenwald

Schochet Family Judaic Studies Fund Continuing Education Award for Teachers

Steven Greenberg 

Kara Rosenwald

Talmud Torah Fund for the Advancement of Jewish Professional Careers

Justin Held

2020-2021

Israel Experience

BBYO Passport/Israel Journey

Tess Brimmer

Sid Gelperin

Sam Wyatt Greenberg

Jack Rubin

Aidan Sondell

USY Israel Pilgrimage

Zach Burstein

Emma Hausman

Aidan Herman 

Carly Herman​

Gracie Kermisch

Juliana Seewald

Sydney Wolpert

Maxwell Wolfe

Alexander Muss High School in Israel

Jordan Geller

Ruby Stillman

Ramah Israel Seminar

Jeremy Rosenwald

Talmud Torah Fund for the Advancement of Jewish Professional Careers

Justin Held

Schochet Family Judaic Studies Fund Continuing Education Award for Teachers

Mary Baumgarten

Steven Greenberg

Israel Experience

BBYO Passport/Israel Journey

Marley Comito

USY Israel Pilgrimage

Noa Buslovich

Jack Bernstein

Nate Zouber

Levi Zouber
Jessica Paul

Schochet Family Judaic Studies Fund Continuing Education Award for Teachers

Aimee Orkin

Kara Rosenwald

Nechamit Yaari

2019-2020

Israel Experience

Evyatar Ohayon​

Schochet Family Judaic Studies Fund Continuing Education Award for Teachers

Aimee Orkin

Talmud Torah Fund for the Advancement of Jewish Professional Careers

Justin Held