AJC Program for Students Abroad

“I am honored to have been a part of the Program for Students Abroad. It was a great mix of tours, history, present culture, and important education. I absolutely recommend this program.” – 2011 PSA Participant

SPRING 2014 EXTENDED DEADLINES

Applications are open here for the AJC PSA, a long-weekend program in Kraków for students studying overseas. The program, which includes a scholarly visit to Oświęcim/Auschwitz, provides an academic environment through which participants engage intensively with the history of the Holocaust and Jewish life in Poland.

The program takes place during fall and spring semesters and is facilitated by American and Polish staff of the Auschwitz Jewish Center, under the auspices of the Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust in New York. During the program, meals, accommodation, entrance fees, and transportation are provided.

SPRING 2014 DATES & DEADLINES

May 8-11, 2014 (April 8 deadline)

May 22-25, 2014 (April 22 deadline)

Applications can be found HERE.

All programs begin Thursday evening and end Sunday evening. Housing is available Sunday evening upon request. Candidates of all religious, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Need-based partial fee waivers are available for the $375 program fee. Participants are responsible for arranging individual transportation to and from Kraków. Click here for a sample syllabus.

For further information, please contact Dara Bramson at DBramson@mjhnyc.org and follow us on Facebook here for ongoing updates.