MJE Fellowships, now in its 12th Year with 190 graduates to date is a select cadre of MJE participants with little or no prior Jewish education who have expressed a desire to move their Jewish learning to the next level. The program seeks to educate and helps to produce knowledgeable and passionate leaders for the future. This year’s class includes 20 men & women who meet each week for serious Jewish study and other important Jewish experiences. The fellowship was dedicated in honor of Rabbi Dr. Norman Lamm for his years of extraordinary scholarship and leadership on behalf of the Jewish people.

Applications for our 2020-2021 Fellowship Class are OPEN!


MJE’s staff is currently reviewing and accepting applications, so Apply Today!


Priority is given to people who have been active in the MJE community and have had a limited Jewish education. All applicants must be in their 20s or 30s and recommended by an MJE educator.

To inquire about the program further, email Rabbi Avi Heller at


1.  An amazing year of learning, spiritual growth and camaraderie
2.  Free, privileged access to Fellowship teachers, curricula and classes
3.  An $1800 scholarship to Israel trip in August 2021
4.  Personal Jewish library ($350 value)
5.  Discounted tefillin and mezuzot
6.  Free admission to select MJE events 
7.  Half-price admission and transportation to Spring Retreat in June
8.  Fall and spring community Shabbatons for only $36
9.  Educational mentor from MJE staff


1.  High Holidays
2. History of Jewish World
3. Great Jewish Personalities,Part 1
4. The Practical Laws of Shabbat
5.  Emunah Series
6. How To Series–Prayer
7. Purim Workshop–Working Through the Megillah
8. Life Cycle- Brit, Baby Naming, and Bnai Mitzvah,
Wedding, Death & Mourning
9. Pesach Workshop
10. Yom Ha’atzmaut
11. Jewish Ethics
12. Shavuot Workshop
13. Tankakh
14. Israel Series
15. Tisha B’Av Workshop

MJE Senior Fellowship

The MJE Senior Fellowship Leadership Program consists of a select cadre of committed MJE participants who have a deep desire to move their Jewish learning to the next level. This program combines weekly learning, mitzvah workshops, Chessed projects, Shabbatonim and a special track within the Spring Retreat to produce the next level leaders of MJE.


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