Prize for an Outstanding Ph.D. Dissertation:

Dr. Diego Rotman (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

"Performance as Cultural Critique: On Dzigan & Shumacher Theater (1927-1980)"


Post-Doctoral Research Grants:


Dr. Chen Bram (Ben-Gurion University of the Negev)

"Intergroup Intimacy and its Limits: Jewish-Muslim Relations in Central Asia, the Caucasus, and Israel"


Dr. Pnina Dolberg (Ben-Gurion University of the Negev)

"Soviet Jews in Israel: A Longitudinal Research on the Cultural Identity of the 1970's Immigrants from the Soviet Union" 


Research Grants for Ph.D. Candidates:


Alex Valdman (Ben-Gurion University of the Negev)

"The Making of Russian-Jewish Intelligentsia: Jewish Pupils and Students in Late 19th Century Russia"


Ayala Keissar-Sugarman:

"Ethno-national categories of identity in the narratives of mixed origin Jewish Russian speaking youngsters in Israel"


Research Grants for M.A. Candidates:

Inna Gorstein (Bar Ilan University)

"Freedom and Its Price: Michael Yakhilevich, Restricted Self-Expression of a Jewish Artist in the Soviet Union and Israel"


Patrick Monson (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

"Jewish Migration to Tartu, 1881-1897"