MERCAZ Canada, MECAZ USA and Women’s League Announce Essay Contest

Theme of this year’s essay competition: Women in Zionism – Past and Present

This year’s contest celebrates the upcoming 30th anniversary of the ordination of women as Conservative rabbis.

Eligibility: Applicants must be 14-19 years of age and be members of a Conservative congregation. The scholarship will apply to any Conservative movement sponsored Israel program (taking place from June 1, 2014.

Awards: Five Scholarships ($1,000, $600, $400 and two at $250)