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Michael Bernstein Dissertation Prize in Judaic Studies

The Michael Bernstein Dissertation Prize in Judaic Studies is awarded, annually, to a current or recent graduate of the University of Michigan. Recipients must have received a Graduate Certificate in Judaic Studies and have completed completed their dissertation and have been or will be awarded their doctoral degree by the following December. Nominations from Judaic Studies faculty are solicited each fall.

  • Nomination Deadline - November 1

Marshall Weinberg Prize

The Frankel Center for Judaic Studies awards, annually, the Marshall Weinberg Prize to an outstanding graduate student in Judaic Studies. To be eligible for the prize, the student must have passed his or her prelims and be engaged in writing his or her dissertation. Student recipients of this generous award are nominated by a University of Michigan faculty member.

  • Nomination Deadline -  January 10
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Simeon Brinberg Outstanding Student Award

In recognition of an outstanding M.A. student, the Frankel Center for Judaic Studies offers, bi-annually, the Simeon Brinberg Outstanding Student Award.  Nominations from Judaic Studies faculty will be solicited once each term. Students must have completed 9 credits towards the Judaic Studies M.A. program and must have a 3.5 GPA or higher to be eligible.

  • Nomination Deadlines - October 31st and February 28