Nominations Sought for 2010 Covenant Awards


Source: The Covenant Foundation


The Covenant Foundation is now accepting nominations for the 2010 Covenant Awards for Excellence in Jewish Education, given each year to three exceptional educators who exemplify innovation, inspiration and impact in the field of Jewish education and in their communities.


The Covenant Awards are one of the most recognized honors within the organized Jewish community. Recipients, named each spring, receive the considerable esteem and respect attached to the award, as well as $36,000 and $5,000 for their home organization or institution.


Educators working in any setting in North America are eligible to receive a Covenant Award. These include those working in day schools, congregational schools, camps, informal education venues, Hillel programs, family and adult programs, and other educational endeavors.


The first nominations deadline is Nov. 19, 2009

Updated: Oct. 01, 2009