ICP Taube Fellowship

The Interreligious Chaplaincy Program (ICP), and in collaboration with the Richard S. Dinner Center for Jewish Studies (CJS) at the Graduate Theological Union (GTU), is pleased to offer a Taube fellowship for students in the GTU’s Interreligious Chaplaincy Program (ICP). The first of its kind, GTU’s Interreligious Chaplaincy Program equips leaders to practice spiritual care among diverse populations. This fellowship, made possible through the generous donation of the Taube Foundation for Jewish Life and Culture, offers a scholarship that covers partial tuition for required courses for the Certificate in Interreligious Chaplaincy.

Eligibility: Applicants must be current students in the Interreligious Chaplaincy Program and enrolled in a chaplaincy class at the time of submitting the application. Complete one essay and demonstrate an existing connection in communal life and practice to a faith/spiritual community of practice, and provide your vision for providing spiritual care for diverse communities.

Deadline: The committee accepts applications yearround and grant fellowships in December or March.

To apply, write an essay (maximum 1000 words) and respond to the following question:

How do you intend to use the interreligious framework to serve diverse communities utilizing the skills gained in this program?

Email the essay to Dr. Kamal Abu-Shamsieh (

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