[Mendele] Mendele Personal Notices & Announcements--Grants promoting Yiddish as a living language

Victor Bers victor.bers at yale.edu
Mon Jul 5 20:58:23 EDT 2010

Mendele Personal Notices & Announcements

July 5, 2010

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Date: Thu, 1 Jul 2010 17:14:16 -0400
From: Rukhl Schaechter <rukhls at gmail.com>
Subject: Grants promoting Yiddish as a living language

The Benyumen Shekhter Foundation for the Advancement of Standard Yiddish 
is now accepting grant proposals. We are seeking well-structured 
initiatives that encourage people to actively speak, read and write in 
Yiddish. Previous projects have included: online Yiddish classes, Yiddish 
immersion retreats, dictionaries and textbooks.

Grants generally range from $1,000-3,000.

The deadline to submit applications is August 1, 2010. All applications 
should include the following information:
1) a summary of the project
2) the names (and brief bios) of the individuals who are involved in the 
3) a budget
4) sources of other subsidies already received
5) the requested amount of funding

Please E-mail your application to: rukhls at gmail.com

Di Fundatsye far yidisher shprakhkultur afn nomen fun Benyumen Shekhter 
nemt shoyn itst on aplikatsyes af subsidyes. Mir zukhn gut- planirte 
proyektn vos mutikn mentshn aktiv tsu redn, leynen un shraybn af yidish. 
Tsvishn di frierdike proyektn vos di fundatsye hot geshtitst: yidish-klasn 
durkh der internets; tsuzamenforn vu me redt bloyz yidish; verterbukher un 

Di subsidyes zenen batrefn tsvishn $1,000 un $3,000.

Der termin af arayntsushikn aplikatsyes iz der ershter oygust 2010. Ale 
aplikatsyes darfn araynrekhenenaraynnemen:
1) a kitser funem proyekt
2) di nemen (un kurtse bios) fun di yekhidim velkhe bateylikn zikh inem 
3) a budzhet
4) di andere subsidyes vos me hot shoyn bakumen far dem zelbn proyekt
5) di gemonte sume
Zayt azoy gut, shikt ayer aplikatsye tsu: rukhls at gmail.com
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