Call for Submissions 2019 (5779)
The Katz Foundation and the Katz Prize Committee headed by
Prof. Menachem Ben-Sasson,
Rabbi Aryeh Stern, Rabbi Shlomo Dichovsky
and Rabbi Chaim Sabato
hereby issues this call inviting submissions
for the Katz Prize, for the year 2019 (5779).
Founded by Mordechai David Katz z”l and Adina Katz
The prize is divided among institutions and individuals who, by dint of their activities, writings or research, have made a significant contribution
to the application of Halachah and Jewish wisdom to modern developments.
The prize committee also welcomes applications from organizations and individuals who have only recently begun to grapple with issues in modern life which requires the input and creativity of Jewish tradition.
Four prizes of $25,000 each, will be awarded at a ceremony to be held in Jerusalem in the month of Tammuz, 2019.
Submissions should be forwarded to:
from 28 Shevat 5769 - 2 Nissan 5769 February 3, 2019 - April 7, 2019 at 12:00
(Submissions for this year's prize will not be accepted after this date.)
For questions and clarifications, please contact us at the above email.
The following details must be submitted with each referral:
Institutions: the name of the institution, its head and the year of its establishment.
Individuals: name of the applicant. Include any activity and projects,
list of references and additional documentation which testifies
to the institution or individuals activities and contributions in the field.
The submission and attached documents should be submitted in Hebrew.