Embassy of Israel Prize in Religion and the State of Israel
$500 (subject to available funds)
No application required
Students must be enrolled in Religious Studies at Victoria University of Wellington.
This prize is sponsored by the Embassy of Israel. It is offered to a student who submits the best essay on an aspect of religious life and thought in a course in Religious Studies. Topics include:
- "the status quo" agreement and its implications for religious life in Israel
- the holy places and the State of Israel
- a focus on one or more specific religious communities in the State of Israel.
OR any additional topic to be agreed with the Embassy of Israel.
A copy of the winning essay may be provided to the Ambassador for Israel.
Recipients will be asked to write a letter of thanks, which will be forwarded appropriately.