Brudnick and Ruderman Scholarships

The Brudnick and Ruderman Scholarships in Jewish Studies are given yearly and are open to both incoming and currently enrolled students who plan to minor or major in Jewish Studies at Northeastern.  The next scholarships will be awarded in Fall 2014.  Please check back for the application deadline

The Jewish Studies Program
405 Lake Hall
Northeastern University
360 Huntington Ave
Boston, MA 02115

or email Professor Jenny Sartori at

Interviews with finalists may be conducted. Selection will be dependent on overall academic achievement and the quality of the student’s proposal.

Questions may be directed to: Prof. Lori Lefkovitz, Director of Jewish Studies at or 617.373.8437 or to Prof. Jenny Sartori at or 617-373-7045.

2011 winners:

Ruderman Scholarship: Margolit Sands, an Environmental Science major minoring in both Jewish Studies and Environmental Studies.

Brudnick Scholarship: Jillian Hinderliter, a History major and Jewish Studies minor.

2012 winners: 

Ruderman Scholarship: Michael Silverman, a Engineering major.

Brudnick Scholarships: Naomi Mitchell, a Jewish Studies and Religion combined major, and Kelly Ganon, a Sociology major and Literature minor.

2013 winners:

Ruderman Scholarship: Anna Meyers, an independent major in Jewish Studies.

Brudnick Scholarship:  Marlena Lurie, a Psychology major and Jewish Studies minor.

2014 winners:

Brudnick Scholarship: Molly Paul, a Sociology major and Jewish Studies minor

For more information on some of the winners, click here.

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    Dr. Jennifer Sartori

    405 Nightingale Hall,
    Northeastern Univeristy
    Boston, MA 02115

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