Advancing and promoting the study and teaching of modern Israel
Public Discourse
Enriching public discourse and research about Israel
Arts & Culture
Sharing the Vibrancy of Israeli Arts and Culture
Graduate award programs
Support for fellows
Support for Israeli arts and culture organizations
Post-doctoral teaching fellowships
Support for research related to modern Israel
Exchanges with Israeli cultural institutions
Book prizes in Israel Studies
Sponsoring Conferences
Hosting artists-in-residence
Courses with elite visiting Israel professors
Support for joint initiatives with think tanks

Schusterman Visiting Israeli Artists Niv Sheinfeld and Oren Laor received an award from the Israel Dance Critics' Circle for the best Israeli creation.  The award recognizes the piece "Two Room Apartment."  Sheinfeld and Laor will be in residence at Rutgers University during the spring semester, where they will teach classes on dance technique and advanced improvisation and performance.  To learn more about the program and... Full story>

The following is footage from a forum, "Israeli Security in the Face of Arab Turmoil," hosted by the Israel Institute at the National Press Club in Washington, DC on October 7, 2013. Former Israeli Ambassador to the United States and current president of the Israel Institute Itamar Rabinovich led the discussion with Bloomberg View columnist and veteran Middle East journalist Jeffrey Goldberg and William Kristol, editor of... Full story>