The JGSI Fellowship

Sponsored by the Sloan Family Foundation

Virtual Fellowship
FALL 2021:
Wednesday nights at 8pm ET starting October 13 through November 17, 2021
Limited spots available; apply ASAP

(Los Angeles residents: click here for our in-person Fellowship Spring 2022)
The JGSI Fellowship is a groundbreaking, award-winning training program that has inspired the next generation of Jewish leadership for hundreds of young adults in Los Angeles. Now, through our Virtual Fellowship, sponsored by the Sloan Family Foundation, this incredible course is available to members of our Network nationwide!

Over six weekly live online sessions with interactive presentations by world-class speakers, plus two 1:1 meetings with JGSI educators, select Jewish graduate students and alumni will discuss the fundamentals of Jewish ethics and leadership. Participants will gain the rare opportunity to develop meaningful connections with top Jewish executives, attorneys and community activists, and with each other.

Past guest speakers have included:

Shari Redstone (Chairwoman, ViacomCBS)
Stan Kasten (President, LA Dodgers)
Stephen Davis (President, Hasbro Studios)
Nina Tassler (Former Chair, CBS Entertainment)
Craig Newmark (Founder, Craigslist)
Joe Asher (CEO, William Hill US)
Ellen Siminoff (Former CEO, Shmoop University)
Stephen Kaplan (Co-Founder, Oaktree Capital Management)
Ynon Kreiz (CEO, Mattel)
Jerry Levin (Former CEO, Time Warner)
Rebecca Rothstein (Managing Director, The RVR Group)
Steven Nichols (Former CEO, K-Swiss)
Ben Silverman (Founder, Propagate)

The Sloan Fellowship is a proud winner of the Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles’ “Cutting Edge” grant and a proud beneficiary of the Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles.

Eligibility Requirements and Application

Applicants Must:

--Be between the ages of 22 and 35
--Be a member of our
JGSI Network
--Live outside of greater Los Angeles (LA residents please see our in-person program
--Have at least one Jewish parent (or converted to Judaism)
--Have not previously participated in any advanced Jewish studies program of duration of more than 3 months (including Gap Year in Israel, Judaic Studies major, Yeshiva/Seminary, Rabbinic programs, etc.)
--Have demonstrated leadership experience (professional, communal, or academic)
--Be committed to the Jewish community and personal growth
--Be able to attend all program sessions

Apply now for Fall 2021!