The Diller Teen Tikkun Olam Awards honor Jewish teens who demonstrate remarkable leadership and engagement in projects that embody the values of tikkun olam -- "repairing the world." Up to 15 recipients will be awarded $36,000 each to further their project or for their education. Eligible candidates are teens (13-19 years old) who self-identify as Jewish, live in the United States, and who are not compensated for their work. Projects may focus on the Jewish or general community.
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Diller Teen Tikkun Olam Awards
Teens may apply directly online by submitting an application. Alternatively, teachers, rabbis, community leaders, or any individual aware of the value of the teen's leadership may submit a nomination online. Nominated teens will then be asked to complete a full application.
The Diller Teen Tikkun Olam Awards are funded by the Helen Diller Family Foundation, a supporting foundation of the Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund.
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