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Grants in the Former Soviet Union

Support for the Sefer Center (Youth Programs)

Support for the Sefer Center (Youth Programs)

Since 2009, Genesis Philanthropy Group has provided financial support for Sefer, one of the leading FSU organizations engaged in academic research on Jewish topics.

Youth programs developed by the Center allow university students to expand their theoretical knowledge of Jewish subjects and apply this knowledge during field expeditions.

Genesis Philanthropy Group funds the following educational programs and events:

  • International Youth Conference for Jewish Studies;
  • Academic summer and winter schools;
  • Academic field schools to cities in Russia, Ukraineand other countries;
  • Eshnav Program at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem;
  • Invited talks and lectures given by the Center's experts at universities, Jewish schools, and communal organizations throughout Russia;
  • Video Lectures: course of filmed and uploaded lectures to Sefer web-site;
  • Online webinars;
  • Young university lecturers's travel to international conferences.

Current Grants

Past Grants