Criteria of acceptance

Project qualities

  • The project must respond to a specific need, be a concrete and feasible
  • The project should involve Jewish culture and take place in Europe (in one or several places)
  • The proposed project could either be new or be an already existing project that is currently under development towards its next phase
  • Projects should have a clear social benefit

Applicants’ personal qualities

  • Capacity and experience in the project’s field and in leading projects
  • A background in Jewish studies and/or an active involvement in Jewish culture
  • Willingness to share experiences and knowledge with others
  • Proficiency in English

In addition, the committee will seek to assemble a geographically diverse group including representation from different countries in Europe. Although the applicant does not need to be European, preference will be given to European candidates.

Additional requirements for participation

  • Prepared to participate in the Project- Incubator in full (July 1 – 10, 2024)
  • Available to work on realizing the project during next year (2024-2025)
  • Participate in two progress check-ins organized during the next year (2024-2025) 

Application guidelines

To apply to the program, you will need to fill in the application form which consists of several parts. You will be also asked there to provide your personal reference.

Don’t forget to submit your application at the end. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed. You should receive an email confirming the receipt of your application after you have submitted your application.

Application Online Form

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You can still apply for the waiting list of Paideia Project-Incubator 2024.

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