Attention all 10th - 12th grade high school students:

 

Application process opens for 2019 awards in February.  Please check back. 

 

Helen S. and Isadore Mark Teen Leadership Award
$1,000 Prize

Click here for the 2018 application

 

Rabbi Alex J. Goldman Memorial Essay Contest
First Prize: $1,000
Second Prize: $500
Third Prize: $250

Click here for the 2018 guidelines
Click here for the 2018 essay scoring rubric

 

Eligibility Requirements and Additional Information

 

Helen S. and Isadore Mark Teen Leadership Award is given to an outstanding youth in the Stamford, New Canaan and Darien area in recognition of their leadership and community service. 

 

Eligibility:

  • High school sophomore or junior who has demonstrated multiyear leadership for the local or worldwide Jewish and/or general community. 
  • Residents of Stamford, New Canaan or Darien
  • Commitment to Jewish Values​

 

The Rabbi Alex J. Goldman Memorial Essay Contest was established in memory of Rabbi Goldman, a beloved rabbi at Temple Beth El. Three prizes are awarded for outstanding essays, with winners determined by committee.

 

Eligibility:

  • High School sophomore, junior or senior
  • Resident of Stamford, New Canaan or Darien


For more information, contact Judy Weinberg at Judy@ujf.org or 203-321-1373 ext. 104