Polish Jewish Cemetery Project are Among 26 Grants Awarded by Association of the Jewish Historical Institute #poland #announcements


Jan Meisels Allen
 

In the Jewish cemetery, Bedzin, Poland

 

The Association of the Jewish Historical Institute in Warsaw granted 26 Jewish heritage and cultural grants of which over half a dozen were to document, maintain, and/or restore Jewish cemeteries. The total grants awarded amount to 120,000 zloty (€26,000).

 

To read which Jewish cemetery grants are included see:

https://jewish-heritage-europe.eu/2021/04/01/poland-jewish-cemetery-grants/

 

The other grant-winning projects included Jewish culture festivals, the publication of a Jewish guidebook to the Jelenia Gora region, the publication of an English translation of a book on the Litzmannstadt (Lodz) Ghetto by Joanna Podolska, and various commemorative and educational projects.

 

See the full list of 26 grants go to: http://szih.org.pl/ogloszenie-wynikow-konkursu-grantowego-marzec-2021/

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Jan Meisels Allen

Chairperson, IAJGS Public Records Access Monitoring Committee

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