Student Ambassador Program

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Goals of the program:

Initiate hosting speakers and events within your school (both in person and virtual)

  • Survivors
  • Second/Third generation speakers
  • Liberators/Veterans
  • Scholars

Participate in and promote community events in your area: Days of Remembrance, Community Speakers, others

Sponsor and participate in field trips: ie. Whitwell’s Paperclip Project, Nashville Holocaust Memorial, others

Requirements for Schools:

  • One student representative per high school
  • One faculty sponsor, with recommendation letter for S/A
  • Support from the principal/senior administration

Requirements for Ambassadors:

  • Complete and submit application through the Tennessee Holocaust Commission website and be selected by commission staff
  • Must maintain at least a 3.0 GPA
  • Must commit to a minimum of one half-day education/training per year with other Ambassadors and Commission Staff
  • Must commit to meeting once a month during the school year at either: Temple Ohabai Shalom in Nashville or virtually through Zoom.