Nominations now open for The Jewish Education Project’s Young Pioneers Award

The Jewish Education Project is now accepting nominations of metro New York based educators for the 2021 Robert M. Sherman Young Pioneers Award. Nominees must be nominated by a supervisor, colleague or other professional contact and  must work in either New York City (all 5 boroughs), Westchester County or Long Island. All nominees must submit their application materials by Jan. 15, 2021 at 12 p.m. ET. Nominate an educator today. 

The Robert M. Sherman Young Pioneers Award celebrates forward thinking and innovative educators age 40 and under in metropolitan New York City, who demonstrate a personal and professional commitment to new ideas, and proven use of technology or other innovative approaches to inspire children, teens and families. This year, we’re celebrating those who have gone above and beyond for their communities during these challenging times. Recipients will receive a $1,000 professional development stipend, special opportunities to connect with other innovative Jewish educators throughout the year and public recognition at a ceremony at The Jewish Education Project’s 2021 virtual benefit and in promotional materials.