Undergraduate Opportunities


The Jill Stacey Harris Prize in Jewish Studies has been awarded annually since 1991 for the best undergraduate essay in the field of Jewish Studies. Click here for a list of past essay winners.

Undergraduate Grants

Opportunities for study in Israel

Service Learning

The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies partners with a number of off-campus Chicagoland institutions. Interested students should inquire about internship opportunities or other forms of service learning. For more information, please contact jewish-studies@northwestern.edu.

Hebrew Table

Hebrew Table is a weekly program for students and faculty to converse in Hebrew over lunch at Allison Dining Hall. Hebrew Table makes it possible to meet other students interested in Hebrew, and it creates a non-hierarchical environment for students and faculty to converse informally. A meal plan is not necessary to attend. For additional information, please contact jewish-studies@northwestern.edu.

Northwestern Campus Jewish Life