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SAMI ROHR PRIZE FOR JEWISH LITERATURE
As the premier award of its kind, the annual prize recognizes the unique role of contemporary writers in the transmission and examination of the Jewish experience. The $100,000 prize is presented to an emerging writer who demonstrates the potential for continued contribution to the world of Jewish literature.
Finalists and winners of monetary prizes become Fellows in the Sami Rohr Jewish Literary Institute. Past winners have acknowledged the impact of the Prize on their careers and professional pursuits.