What makes a strong candidate for the Jeremiah Fellowship?

Strong candidates:

  • Are self-identified Jews between the ages of 22-32
  • Are highly motivated to take public action in their home city with other Jews and have impact by partnering with progressive movement partners  
  • Will commit to attending all sessions in person, including travel to opening and closing retreats, and take leadership to move work forward outside of scheduled workshop sessions
  • Live in one of our 2020 cities:
    • Akron, OH
    • Atlanta, GA
    • Austin, TX
    • Bay Area, CA
    • Charleston, SC
    • Cincinnati, OH
    • Dallas, TX
    • Houston, TX
    • Jacksonville, FL
    • Long Island, NY*
    • Los Angeles, CA
    • Louisville, KY
    • Memphis, TN
    • Milwaukee, WI
    • New Orleans, LA
    • Phoenix, AZ
    • Portland, OR
    • San Diego, CA
    • Tampa, FL


*The NYC Chapter of Bend the Arc organizes in both Long Island and Riverdale. If you live in New York City and are interested in becoming a Jeremiah Fellow, please contact New York Organizer Kayla Glick at kglick@bendthearc.us.

The Jeremiah Fellowship is also offered in Washington, D.C. by Bend the Arc affiliate, Jews United for Justice. Go to Jews United for Justice's website to learn about the D.C. Jeremiah Fellowship.