Millstone Institute seeks fellowship nominations

The Millstone Institute for Jewish Leadership is seeking nominations for the first class of the Millstone Fellows, the Institute’s signature program for emerging and established leaders from throughout the St. Louis Jewish community. The Institute is seeking applicants who have demonstrated leadership through their professional or volunteer work and have a commitment to the Jewish community and the St. Louis region. National and local thought leaders and trainers will lead interactive sessions on leadership, collaborations, tactical skills, Jewish wisdom, and creating change. The Millstone Fellows will utilize the expertise and knowledge of participants to share ideas and help shape the community as it moves into the future. The program will comprise eight sessions from March through Dec. 2012, including both evening sessions and half-day retreats. Cost is $350; scholarships are available.

The application deadline is Friday, Dec. 16. For an application, go to or contact Karen Sher, 314-442-3824 or [email protected].