Nominate an exceptional Jewish Educator for a $10,000 award.

Deadline: March 1, 2012

Read about the application guidelines. Four awards will be presented this summer, recognizing an outstanding teacher of the Bay Area Community in each of the following areas:

  • Early Childhood
  • Day School
  • Congregational or Community School
  • Informal Education (outside of a school setting)

Each award will carry with it a prize of $10,000 for the educator and $2,500 for the educator’s institution. Nominees must currently work in a program of pre-collegiate Jewish education in San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin or Sonoma counties, Greater East Bay or Greater San Jose. Nominators must be a candidate’s current supervisor, school principal or institutional director. If you know of an exceptional teacher, make sure they get nominated. Send a note to their principal or supervisor! For more information, call 415.512.6226 or email

Nominate a teacher now!


January 30, 2012


The Federation