Graduate Jewish Studies at BU

The Elie Wiesel Center for Jewish Studies partners with the Graduate Program in Religion (GPR) for a PhD specialization in Jewish Studies. Students admitted to the GPR specialization in Jewish Studies will benefit from a five-year fully funded graduate fellowship.

Students accepted to any graduate program at BU are encouraged to seek affiliation with the Elie Wiesel Center to be considered for other funding opportunities we may provide.

More Information Find out more about the graduate program, including areas of academic interest, fellowship opportunities, and advanced Jewish studies courses.

Our Courses Explore the graduate level courses we offer.

Graduate Affiliation Graduate students who are actively doing research related to topics in Jewish studies are encourage to apply for affiliation with the Elie Wiesel Center.
Funding Opportunities Affiliated graduate students are eligible to apply for travel and research support from the Elie Wiesel Center. Amounts of awards vary by need and availability.

Other Resources Explore additional resources for graduate students.