The Rothschild Foundation (Hanadiv) Europe is sponsoring up to 20 places for youth and student leaders to attend the next Limmud Conference in the UK and to participate in a specialized professional development program. Led by Steve Israel and Sonja Vilicic, Matara: Education and Training Program for European Jewish Youth Leaders will enhance participant’s Jewish knowledge, discuss contemporary issues in Jewish society and offer an introduction to project management, fundraising and leadership skills.
The Matara Program is designed for full or part-time youth leaders and educators, activists and volunteers between the ages of 20 – 27 years working with Jewish youth across Europe.
Sponsorship includes a fully subsidized place at the Limmud International Conference 2012 and up to £500 towards travelling costs.
Matara will begin on Friday morning, 21st December 2012, and will finish at lunchtime on Thursday, 27th December 2012. The Matara Program is offered as part of the Limmud International Conference 2012 held at Warwick University, Coventry, England. See the Limmud website for more details.
Application to Matara is open until 19th October 2012.