Touro Synagogue Foundation

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Touro Synagogue Foundation

85 Touro St.
Newport, RI 02840
Ph: (401)847-4794
Fax: (401)845-8790
E-mail: [email protected]

The Aaron and Rita Slom Scholarships Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To educate future generations. Focus: Historical preservation. Qualif.: Applicants must be a high school graduating students. Criteria: The scholarships are for high school seniors who plan to enroll in an institute of higher learning for a minimum of six credits. The institution can be public or private, and has no geographic limitations.

Funds Avail.: $500. To Apply: Students must submit an interpretative work (i.e. written submission, audio visual, documentary, film, Powerpoint…) focusing on the George Washington letter in context with the present time. Written submissions such as essays, stories, poems (no less than 500 words and no more than 1000 words), or audio-visual submissions such as documentaries, films or computer presentations (no more than 10 minutes) will be considered. Deadline: April 4. Contact: Touro Synagogue Foundation at the above address (see entry 6891).

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