Scholar’s Fund: For Alumni of the Gershon Kekst Graduate School

You chose to study at the Kekst Graduate School in order to learn with JTS’s unparalleled faculty, study classical Jewish texts, and delve into the historical, cultural, and intellectual riches of the Jewish experience.

You know that serious Jewish knowledge is the backbone of dynamic Jewish leadership. Your expertise has enabled you to advance and transform academia, Jewish communal life, museums, and classrooms. You understand the value of a Kekst graduate degree, having benefited not only academically but also from mentorship and camaraderie.

What better way to guarantee the vitality of the Kekst Graduate School than to pay it forward and help JTS invest in individuals like you? We need scholarships to continue to recruit the best and brightest students. Partner with us.

Today is your time to invest in the future of the Kekst Graduate School.

Gifts of $5,000 or more, paid within five years, will be recognized in JTS’s new state-of-the-art Library. Gifts at every level will be acknowledged in the summer Alumni Newsletter.

Contact Us

If you would like more information about the Scholar’s Fund or would like to learn about other ways you can participate in the Crossroads Campaign, contact Melissa Friedman at (212) 280-6001 or A gift at any level makes a real difference.

Your friendship and support as JTS alumni mean the world to us.

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