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2020 Betty Siegel Essay Contest

12th Annual


Sponsored by the Women of Emanu-El Betty Siegel Fund


Entries are now being accepted for the 12th Annual Women of Emanu-El Essay Contest.

All graduating High School Seniors who are current members of
Congregation Emanu-El B’ne Jeshurun are eligible to enter.

A scholarship of $360 will be awarded as first prize and $180 for the runner-up.


Be a participant in this essay entitled: I’m a Jew. Now What?

  • This essay is limited to a 500 word maximum.
  • 1” margins and double-spaced.
  • Please do not put your name on the written entry. Instead, enclose a cover page with your name, address, phone and/or email address and high school.  Also include the name of the college you will be attending in the fall or your future plans after graduation.
  • All entries must be postmarked or received electronically by June 12, 2020.

Mail to: CEEBJ, 2020 W. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee, WI 53217
or email to, attention Tiffani.


Winners will be awarded at the CEEBJ Annual Meeting in June.
A link to the winning essays will be available on the website.

If you have any questions, please call the synagogue 414-228-7545 or Sara Cherny 414-217-9691.

Fri, May 29 2020 6 Sivan 5780