Scholarship Awards

Ph.D. Scholarships in Perpetuity

The Jacques and Gisella Anavy Scholarship
Established in 1983 by Jacques and Gisella Anavy, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Recipient: Nira Amar, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Dr. Christian B. Anfinsen Scholarship
Established in 1974 in Dr. Anfinsen's honor by the Washington Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science, Washington, DC
Recipient: Tal Birnberg, Department of Immunology
The Eda and Leon Asseo Scholarship
Established in 1988 by Eda Asseo, Tel Aviv, Israel
Recipient: Avital Beer, Department of Biological Regulation
The Jacob and Sonia Hager Axelrad Endowed Doctoral Scholarship Fund in Cancer Research
Established in 1999 through a bequest of Sonia Hager Axelrad, New York
Recipients: Dana Chuderland, Department of Biological Regulation; Noam Diamant, Department of Biological Chemistry; Ira Kogan, Department of Molecular Cell Biology; Dan Levy, Department of Molecular Genetics; Shani Raveh, Department of Molecular Cell Biology; Eran Reem, Department of Molecular Genetics
The Thomas Ayers Scholarship in Energy Research
Established in 1994 by Thomas Ayers, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Liran Goren, Department of Environmental Sciences and Energy Research
The Lillian Baker Scholarship
Established in 1991 through a bequest of Lillian Baker, Hallandale, Florida
Recipient: Itai Afek, Department of Physics of Complex Systems
The Florence and Theodore Baumritter Scholarship Fund for Russian Students
Established in 1991 by Mr. and Mrs. Theodore Baumritter, Boca Raton, Florida
Recipient: Alexander Goldshmidt, Department of Plant Sciences
The J. Myron and Zachary Michael Bay Scholarship
Established in 1979 by Jerry Adler and friends, The Magen David Wine Corporation, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Eyal Capua, Department of Chemical Physics
The Bayer Corporation Scholarship in Perpetuity
Established in 1996 by the Bayer Corporation, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Recipient: Idit Eshkar-Oren, Department of Molecular Genetics
The Becker Family Fund Scholarship
Established in 1975 through a bequest of Louis Becker, New York
Recipient: Moran Feller, Department of Organic Chemistry
The Mollie Freeman Becker Scholarship
Established in 1971 by Mrs. Samuel Becker, Newton, Massachusetts
Recipient: Inbal Mermershtain, Department of Structural Biology
The Shlomo Beilitz Scholarship
Established in 1979 through a bequest of Shlomo Beilitz, Ra'anana, Israel
Recipient: Maciej Pietr, Department of Neurobiology
The Abraham Berman Scholarship
Established in 1966 through a bequest of Abraham Berman, South Africa
Recipient: Avital Sadovski-Sadot, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
The Joseph W. and Emily J. Bernstein Scholarship
Established in 1990 by the Amber Foundation, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Keren Ben-Yaakov, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Dr. Henri H. Birnbaum Scholarship
Established in 1979 through a bequest of Dr. Henri H. Birnbaum, New York
Recipient: Maya Bar Sadan, Department of Materials and Interfaces
The Abraham H. Blank Scholarship
Established in 1979 by Myron Blank, Des Moines, Iowa
Recipient: Efrat Avraham, Department of Immunology
The Alex and Yudas (Yetta) Bloom Scholarship
Established in 1971 by Philip Bloom, New York
Recipient: Gili Hart, Department of Immunology
The Alan I. Bluestein Scholarship
Established in 1990 by Milton J. Bluestein, Palm Beach, Florida
Recipient: Tali Dadosh, Department of Organic Chemistry
The Alejandro y Dinorah Margounato Blum Scholarship
Established in 1986 by the Leon and Elena Blum Foundation, Montevideo, Uruguay
Recipient: Fabio Nudelman, Department of Structural Biology
The Joseph Brainin and Sally Brainin Scholarship
Established in 1967 in honor of Joseph and Sally Brainin by the American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science, New York
Recipient: Nissim Ofek, Department of Condensed Matter Physics
The Melva and Martin Bucksbaum Scholarship for Biomedical/Cardiovascular Research
Established in 1996 in honor of Melva Bucksbaum and in memory of her husband Martin by family and friends, Des Moines, Iowa
Recipient: Libbat Tirosh, Department of Biological Regulation
The Professor Arthur Charlesby Fund for Doctoral Student Scholarships
Established in 2001 by Irene Charlesby, Swindon, UK, in memory of her husband
Recipient: David Ehre, Department of Materials and Interfaces
The Dr. Rebecca Chutick and Dr. Lillian Chutick Doctoral Scholarship Fund for Soviet Immigrant Students
Established in 1994 through a bequest of Dr. Rebecca Chutick, New York
Recipients: Shlomit Boguslavsky, Department of Molecular Cell Biology; Irakliy Ebralidze, Department of Organic Chemistry; Vladislav Gladkikh, Department of Chemical Physics; Alexander Goldshmidt, Department of Plant Sciences, Yehudit Hasin, Department of Molecular Genetics; Maxim Itkin, Department of Plant Sciences
The Isidore and Theresa Cohen Scholarship
Established in 1973 by the Israel, Theresa, and Ronald Cohen Charitable Trust, Cape Town, South Africa
Recipient: Talya Belogus, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Judith and Norman D. Cohen Doctoral Scholarship
Established in 2005 by Judith and Norman Cohen, New York
Recipient: Niva Blum, Department of Molecular Cell Biology
The Sam Cohen Windhoek Scholarships
Established in 1981 by the Sam Cohen Trust, Namibia, South Africa
Recipients: Tsevi Beatus, Department of Materials and Interfaces; Nili Dahan, Department of Neurobiology; Rola Elfakess, Department of Biological Chemistry; Yuval Emek, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics; Hadas Gelbart, Department of Science Teaching; Ronen Gradwohl, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics; Gila Lustig, Department of Biological Regulation; Dana Peled, Department of Chemical Physics
The Frank Considine Scholarship in Geophysics
Established in 2000 in honor of Frank Considine by the Chicago Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Na'ama Raz-Yaseef, Department of Environmental Sciences and Energy Research
The Leo A. and Sarah G. Copin Scholarship Fund
Established in 1994 through a bequest of Sarah Copin, Palm Beach, Florida
Recipient: Peter Reuven, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Cowen Semester Scholarship in Molecular Biology, In Memory of Belle and Leonard Cowen and Sylvia and Irving Schwartz
Established in 1996 by Mr. and Mrs. Stephen A. Cowen, Tenafly, New Jersey, in memory of their parents
Recipient: Idit Eshkar-Oren, Department of Molecular Genetics
The Dan Danciger Scholarship
Established in 1960 by the Dan Danciger Foundation, Kansas City, Missouri
Recipient: Moran Feller, Department of Organic Chemistry
The Joseph and Sadie Danciger Scholarships
Established in 1960 by the Sadie Danciger Trust and the Joseph and Sadie Danciger Fund, Kansas City, Missouri
Recipients: Sharon Ruthstein, Department of Chemical Physics; Tal Sines, Department of Molecular Genetics; Zohar Snapir, Department of Molecular Genetics
The Jack and Simon Djanogly Scholarships
Established in 1971 by Sir Harry Djanogly, London, UK
Recipients: Silvia Chuartzman, Department of Biological Chemistry; Aron Inger, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
The Pearl and Morris Dry Scholarship
Established in 1966 by Sidney Dry, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Yaron Vagima, Department of Immunology
The Dr. Yehuda and Leah Dubowski Scholarship
Established in 1988 by Leah Dubowski, Kiryat Ono, Israel
Recipient: Hadar Less, Department of Plant Sciences
The Florence Edelman Scholarship in Perpetuity
Established in 1987 through a bequest of Florence Edelman, New York
Recipient: Yair Haim Wijsboom, Department of Organic Chemistry
The Dr. Joshua and Helene Ehrlich Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1987 through a bequest of Helene Ehrlich, Miami, Florida
Recipient: Itay Tirosh, Department of Molecular Genetics
The Leon and Kathe Fallek Scholarships
Established in 1974 by Fred S. Fallek, New York
Recipients: Michal Lieberman-Lazarovich, Department of Plant Sciences; Assaf Zemach, Department of Plant Sciences
The Dr. Eugene I. and Charlotte Falstein Graduate Scholarship
Established in 1997 by Charlotte R. Falstein, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Gal Zahavi, Department of Mathematics
The Belle and Philip Feinberg Scholarship
Established in 1983 by Abraham Feinberg, New York
Recipient: Lior Zangi, Department of Immunology
The Lillian Feinberg Scholarship
Established in 1983 by Abraham Feinberg, New York
Recipient: Adam Wasserstrom, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Shirley and Judge Wilfred Feinberg Scholarship
Established in 1983 by Abraham Feinberg, New York
Recipient: Oren Boiman, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
The Dr. Judith Schneider and Dr. E. Richard Feinberg Scholarship
Established in 1983 by Belle S. Meller, New York
Recipient: Liat Bahari, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Harold Feinstein and Bess Rae C. Feinstein Scholarship Fund for Soviet Students
Established in 1990 through a bequest of Bess Rae C. Feinstein, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Eli Shlizerman, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
The Meyer Feldman Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1973 through a bequest of Meyer Feldman, Tucson, Arizona
Recipient: Anat Shmueli, Department of Molecular Genetics
The Joel Fellner and Gisella Schreiber Fellner and Ernest Ludwig Mannheimer and Arabella Weiss Mannheimer Scholarship Fund
Established in 1983 by the Leopold and Clara M. Fellner Charitable Foundation, Los Angeles, California
Recipient: Rola Elfakess, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Joseph E. and Rose Fisher Scholarship
Established in 1978 by Mr. and Mrs. Joseph E. Fisher, Canton, Ohio
Recipient: Ruthie Angelovici, Department of Plant Sciences
The Rita Friedell and Donald Fiterman Scholarship
Established in 1970 by Mr. and Mrs. Morlan Fiterman, Highland Park, Illinois
Recipient: Inbal Dangoor, Department of Plant Sciences
The Stephen W. Fleck Scholarship Fund
Established in 1995 through a bequest of Herta Fleck, New York Recipient: Michael Anbar, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Alexander and Lilly Foldes Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1981 through a bequest of Lilly Foldes, New York
Recipient: Ori Gurel-Gurevich, Department of Mathematics
The Joseph F. and Clara Ford Foundation Scholarship in Perpetuity
Established in 1989 by the Joseph F. and Clara Ford Foundation, Boston, Massachusetts
Recipient: Avital Levy-Lior, Department of Structural Biology
The Harry and Lillian Frankel Scholarship
Established in 1959 through a bequest of Lillian Frankel, Shawnee Mission, Kansas
Recipient: Ido Ben-Ami, MD, Department of Biological Regulation
The Malcolm Fraser Scholarship in Medical Biology
Established in 1987 in honor of Malcolm Fraser by the Australian Association for the Weizmann Institute of Science, Victoria, Australia
Recipient: Limor Landsman, Department of Immunology
The Samuel R. and Anna E. Friedman Scholarship
Established in 1970 by the S.R. Friedman Charitable Trust, Palm Springs, California
Recipient: Asaf Nussboim, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
The Margot and Alfred Furth-Regina Fleischer Scholarship in Chemistry
Established in 1992 through a bequest of Regina Fleischer, and by Alfred Furth, New York, in memory of his wife, Margot
Recipient: Eyal Kamhi, Department of Organic Chemistry
The Rita Gehl Scholarship in Cancer Research
Established in 1999 by Rita Gehl, London, UK
Recipient: Yaara Ofir, Department of Molecular Cell Biology
The Bessie and Barnet Ginsburg Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1971 by the Bessie and Barnet Ginsburg Memorial Foundation, Westhampton Beach, New York
Recipient: Aron Inger, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
The Israel, Sara and L. Chester Glaser Scholarship
Established in 1975 through a bequest of L. Chester Glaser, New York
Recipient: Ido Zelman, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
The Yasha Gluzman Scholarship
Established in 1998 by Ilan Gluzman, Nutley, New Jersey
Recipient: Bareket Dassa, Department of Molecular Genetics
The Goldberg-Guild Scholarships
Established in 1984 by Bernard Goldberg, Hallandale, Florida, and by Irwin C. Guild, Palm Beach, Florida
Recipients: Tal Amitay-Rosen, Department of Chemical Physics; Shira Avital-Lezer, Department of Plant Sciences; Liora Bialer, Department of Science Teaching; Moran Feller, Department of Organic Chemistry; Ariel Ismach, Department of Materials and Interfaces; Erez Kantor, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics; Shulamit Kapon, Department of Science Teaching; Zohar Snapir, Department of Molecular Genetics; Michal Tabach, Department of Science Teaching
The Dr. Anna Goldfeder Scholarship
Established in 1994 through a bequest of Dr. Anna Goldfeder, New York
Recipient: Oran Erster, Department of Biological Regulation
The J. Barney and Pauline Goldhar Foundation Scholarship
Established in 1982 in honor of Paul and Gella Rothstein by Mr. and Mrs. J. Barney Goldhar, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Recipient: Eyal Kamhi, Department of Organic Chemistry
The Richard and Rhoda Goldman Scholarship
Established in 1982 by Mr. and Mrs. Richard Goldman, San Francisco, California
Recipient: Yuri Alioshin, Department of Environmental Sciences and Energy Research
The Phillip and Beverly Goldstick Scholarship
Established in 1980 by Phillip C. Goldstick, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Talya Belogus, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Dorothy and Maurice Gordon Scholarship
Established in 1968 by Centrose Associates, Boston, Massachusetts
Recipient: Nissim Ofek, Department of Condensed Matter Physics
The Harold J. and Marion Green Scholarship
Established in 1970 by Mr. and Mrs. Harold J. Green, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Efrat Avraham, Department of Immunology
The Nandor F. Gross Scholarship
Established in 1982 through a bequest of Kalman Gross, New York
Recipient: Inbal Dangoor, Department of Plant Sciences
The Leanora, Judith and Samson D. Gruber Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1998 by Mr. and Mrs. Irving M. Gruber, New York, and named in memory of their son and their daughter.
Recipient: Dan Kushnir, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
The Isadore and Bertha Gudelsky Family Scholarship
Established in 1979 by the Isidore and Bertha Gudelsky Family Foundation, Potomac, Maryland
Recipient: Yael Segal-Ruder, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Herbert Leiser Harband Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1976 through bequests of Dorothea and Julius Harband, San Francisco, California, in memory of their beloved son
Recipient: Vered Lev-Goldman, Department of Organic Chemistry
The Gertrude and Benjamin R. Harris Scholarship
Established in 1989 through bequests of Gertrude and Benjamin R. Harris, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Ronit Nir, Department of Molecular Genetics
The Dr. Esther Hellinger Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1986 through a bequest of Dr. Esther Hellinger, London, UK
Recipient: Gila Lustig, Department of Biological Regulation
The Otto and Mary Hersch Scholarships
Established in 1988 through a bequest of Mary Hersch, New York
Recipients: Itai Afek, Department of Physics of Complex Systems; Ofer Aviv, Department of Particle Physics; Rafi Bistrizer, Department of Condensed Matter Physics; Yaron Bromberg, Department of Physics of Complex Systems; Vardit Elkhouse, Department of Physics of Complex Systems
The Luta and Ludwig Heusinger Scholarships
Established in 1993 through a bequest of Dr. Ludwig Heusinger, Kfar Shmaryahu, Israel
Recipient: Sharly Fleischer, Department of Chemical Physics
The Fay and Harry Hoffman Scholarship
Established in 1982 by Harry Hoffman, family and friends, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Maya Bar Sadan, Department of Materials and Interfaces
The William T. Hogan and Winifred T. Hogan Scholarship
Established in 1997 by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 714, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Ya'ara Goldschmidt, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
The Lawrence Horowitz Scholarship
Established in 1979 by Lawrence G. Horowitz, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Recipient: Keren Ben-Yaakov, Department of Biological Cheimstry
The Anna Hurwitz Scholarship
Established in 1984 by Allan Hurwitz, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Lior Zangi, Department of Immunology
The John F. Kennedy Memorial Fund Scholarships
Established in 1965 by the John F. Kennedy Memorial Foundation, Rehovot, Israel
Recipients: Tali Aqua, Department of Materials and Interfaces; Avraham Ben-Shimon, Department of Structural Biology; Ran Budnik, Department of Condensed Matter Physics; Sandra Elisabetta Foletti, Department of Condensed Matter Physics; Gabriel A. Frank, Department of Structural Biology; Sarah Goldberg, Department of Condensed Matter Physics; Eran Ginossar, Department of Condensed Matter Physics; Yaron Gruper, Department of Molecular Genetics; Bracha Halaf, Department of Biological Chemistry; Vasiliy Kantsler, Department of Physics of Complex Systems; Amir Karton, Department of Organic Chemistry; Jin-Chul Kim, Department of Biological Chemistry; Noga Kowalsman, Department of Biological Chemistry; Sujoy Lahiri, Department of Biological Chemistry; Eli Shechtman, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics;
The Malcolm Kingsberg Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1972 through a bequest of Malcolm Kingsberg, New York
Recipient: Asaf Nussboim, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
The Jeannine Klueger Scholarship
Established in 1991 by Seraphina Klueger-Kraus, Dusseldorf, Germany, in memory of her daughter
Recipient: Netta Sela-Passwell, Department of Structural Biology
The Neil David Konheim Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1985 by George Konheim, Beverly Hills, California
Recipient: Itamar Yadid, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Richard Koret Scholarship
Established in 1968 by the trustees of the Richard Koret Foundation, New York
Recipient: Itay Tirosh, Department of Molecular Genetics
The Joseph Korodi Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1993 by Emmy Singer Korodi, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Recipient: Yaara Zwang, Department of Biological Regulation
The Samuel and Ronnie Kraut Fund for Scholarships in the Life Sciences
Established in 1988 by Ricky Kraut through bequests of her parents, Samuel and Ronnie Kraut, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Recipient: Yaakov Kacher, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Lillian Hellman Kugler Scholarship in Cancer Research
Established in 1995 through the Saerree K. and Louis P. Fiedler Family Fund, Deerfield, Illinois
Recipient: Galia Oberkovitz, Department of Biological Regulation
The Robert Alan Kuniansky Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1978 by Max L. and Helen Kuniansky, Atlanta, Georgia
Recipient: Shira Granot-Attas, Department of Molecular Genetics
The Harold J. Lawn, M.D. Scholarship Fund
Established in 1989 by Dr. Harold J. Lawn, St. Paul, Minnesota
Recipients: Vered Bar, Department of Molecular Cell Biology; Aviad Baram, Department of Materials and Interfaces; Eyal Kalie, Department of Biological Chemistry; Marina Konorty, Department of Organic Chemistry
The Dr. Sophie N. Leschin Scholarship Fund
Established in 1985 through a bequest of Dr. Sophie N. Leschin, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Inbal Dangoor, Department of Plant Sciences
The Eudyce H. Levin Scholarship in Cancer Research
Established in 1984 by Wallace "Bud" Levin, North Miami Beach, Florida
Recipient: Eyal Kalo, Department of Molecular Cell Biology
The Irena and Morris Goldstein and Stefan Joram Lewari Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1988 through a bequest of Irena Lewari, Cape Town, South Africa
Recipient: Leanne Toube, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Morris I. Lewisohn Scholarship
Established in 1976 through a bequest of Morris I. Lewisohn, Teaneck, New Jersey
Recipient: Jin-Chul Kim, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Dorothy and Elias Lieberman Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1972 by the Elias Lieberman Memorial Foundation, Jamaica, New York
Recipient: Gal Zahavi, Department of Mathematics
The Sally and Jerome Lipper Scholarship Fund for Young Immigrants
Established in 1993 by the Kenneth and Evelyn Lipper Foundation, New York
Recipient: Nathali Kaushansky, Department of Immunology
The Samuel and Eleanor London Scholarship
Established in 1986 through a bequest of Eleanor J. London, Los Angeles, California
Recipient: Liat Bahari, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Meyer Loomstein Scholarship
Established in 1982 by Meyer Loomstein, Hollywood, Florida
Recipient: Iris Edry, Department of Biological Regulation
The Lou and Miriam Ludwig Scholarship
Established in 1974 through a bequest of Louis Ludwig, New York
Recipient: Talya Belogus, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Dr. Saul and Rose Mackoff Doctoral Scholarship
Established in 2002 through a bequest of Dr. Saul Mackoff, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Meir Max Barak, Department of Structural Biology
The Henry and Louis Malakoff Scholarship Fund, New Rochelle, New York
Established in 1991 by Rebecca Malakoff, Brooklyn, New York
Recipient: Avihai Meiraz, Department of Immunology
The Rixi Markus Scholarships in Memory of Eugenia, Ignacy and Herbert Alfred Heller
Established in 1995 through a bequest of Rixi Markus, MBE, London, UK
Recipients: Iftach Haitner, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics; Ofer Aviv, Department of Particle Physics
The Rodolfo May Scholarships
Established in 2000 through a bequest of Rodolfo May, Montevideo, Uruguay
Recipients: Gil Hornung, Department of Molecular Cell Biology; Yaara Ofir, Department of Molecular Cell Biology
The Nora Menasce Scholarships in Cancer Research
Established in 2002 through a bequest of Nora Menasce, Milan, Italy
Recipients: Vered Daniel Carmi, Department of Immunology; Iris Kamer, Department of Biological Regulation
The Martin and Dianne Mendoza Scholarship
Established in 1991 in honor of Martin and Dianne Mendoza by friends and admirers, London, UK
Recipient: Adam Wasserstrom, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Leo Meyer Scholarship
Established in 1965 through a bequest of Leo Meyer, San Francisco, California
Recipient: Ronit Nir, Department of Molecular Genetics
The Dr. Bert Migicovsky Scholarship
Established in 1990 by the Ottawa Jewish Community, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Recipient: Marc Altman, Department of Organic Chemistry
The Minzer Family Fund Scholarship
Established in 1978 by Margaret and Sol Minzer, Dallas, Texas
Recipient: Ruthie Angelovici, Department of Plant Sciences
The Paul and Felicia Muskat Scholarship Fund
Established in 1984 through a bequest of Paul Muskat, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Recipients: Yaakov Kacher, Department of Biological Chemistry; Yael Segal-Ruder, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Inez P. and David N. Myers Scholarship
Established in 1981 by the David and Inez Myers Scholarship Fund, Cleveland, Ohio
Recipient: Assaf Rotem, Department of Physics of Complex Systems
The Gertrude and Valentin Nathan Scholarship Fund
Established in 1997 through a bequest of Gertrude Nathan, New York
Recipients: Liora Bialer, Department of Science Teaching; Boris Brumshtein, Department of Structural Biology; Racheli Fachima, Department of Structural Biology; Itamar Yadid, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Fanny Fletcher and Meyer Naxon Memorial Scholarship in Perpetuity
Established in 1985 through a bequest of Meyer Naxon, Beverly Hills, California
Recipients: Oran Erster, Department of Biological Regulation; Zohar Snapir, Department of Molecular Genetics
The Clara and Bela B. Nevai Scholarship
Established in 1972 by Mr. and Mrs. Bela B. Nevai, Dobbs Ferry, New York
Recipient: Eyal Kalo, Department of Molecular Cell Biology
The Dr. Louis B. and Rose M. Newman Scholarship
Established in 1971 by Dr. and Mrs. Louis B. Newman, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Ido Ben-Ami, MD, Department of Biological Regulation
The Cemach Oiserman Scholarship Fund
Established in 1979 through Yehuda Assia, Geneva, Switzerland
Recipient: Avi Mendelsohn, Department of Neurobiology
The Dr. Oskar Oliven Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2003 through bequests of Gerald and Hedy Oliven, Los Angeles, California
Recipient: Leehee Laronne Ben-Itzhak, Department of Environmental Sciences and Energy Research
The Dora Ostre Memorial Scholarships
Established in 1987 through a bequest of Dr. Sprinzl Weizenblatt, Asheville, North Carolina
Recipients: Tal Sines, Department of Molecular Genetics; Yaron Vagima, Department of Immunology; Yair Haim Wijsboom, Department of Organic Chemistry
The Edith and Henry Plessner Scholarship
Established in 1991 through a bequest of Edith Plessner, New York
Recipient: Eli Shlizerman, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
The David and Janet Polak Scholarship
Established in 1997 by Mr. and Mrs. David Polak, Beverly Hills, California
Recipient: Aron Inger, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
The Rose Lee and Marvin Pomerantz Scholarship
Established in 1998 by Rose Lee and Marvin Pomerantz and friends, Des Moines, Iowa
Recipient: Gil Hecht, Department of Immunology
The Alfred Prager Scholarship
Established in 1970 by the American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science and through a bequest of Alfred Auerbach, New York
Recipient: Vasiliy Kantsler, Department of Physics of Complex Systems
The Theodore R. and Edlyn Racoosin Scholarship Fund
Established in 1993 through bequests of Theodore and Edlyn Racoosin, New York
Recipients: Amnon Amir, Department of Physics of Complex Systems; Tal Birnberg, Department of Immunology; Eyal Blum, Department of Plant Sciences; Carmit Cohen, Department of Science Teaching; Iyad M. Dkeidek, Department of Science Teaching; Ariel Gabizon, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics; Goren Gordon, Department of Chemical Physics; Ronen Gradwohl, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics; Haim Haviv, Department of Biological Chemistry; Ya'akov Hoch, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics; Limor Landsman, Department of Immunology; Orly Laufman, Department of Molecular Cell Biology; Boris Levant, Department of Mathematics; Vered Lev-Goldman, Department of Organic Chemistry; Dan Levi, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics; Gil Lewitus, Department of Neurobiology; Orna Liarzi, Department of Biological Chemistry; Alexey Lyashenko, Department of Particle Physics; Lior Noy, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics; Nadejda Sigal, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Hirsch and Braine Raskin Foundation Scholarships
Established in 1970 by the Hirsch and Braine Raskin Foundation, New York
Recipients: Efrat Furst, Department of Neurobiology; Ido Horresh, Department of Molecular Cell Biology; Anat Milo, Department of Organic Chemistry
The Harry, Lillian and Sylvan Ray Memorial Scholarship in Cancer Research
Established in 1997 by Dr. M.L. Ray, Dallas, Texas
Recipients: Omri Bauer, Department of Molecular Genetics; Ofir Meir, Department of Molecular Genetics
The Reiter Family Scholarship
Established in 1984 by the Reiter Family Foundation, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Gili Hart, Department of Immunology
The Harry and Mildred Remis Scholarship
Established in 1973 by Mr. and Mrs. Harry Remis, Peabody, Massachusetts
Recipient: Maya Bar Sadan, Department of Materials and Interfaces
The Charles G. and Belle Reskin Doctoral Graduate Scholarship in Perpetuity
Established in 1997 through a bequest of Charles Reskin, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Jonathan Caspi, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Burton and Sylvia "Sibby" Richards Doctoral Scholarship
Established in 2001 by Mr. Burton Richards, Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania
Recipient: Tzviya Zeev-Ben-Mordehai, Department of Structural Biology
The Lillian L. Rolde Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1981 by L. Robert Rolde, Boston, Massachusetts
Recipient: Eyal Kalo, Department of Molecular Cell Biology
The Dorothy and Irving Rom Scholarship
Established in 1990 by the Irving and Dorothy Rom Charitable Trust, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Assaf Marcus, Department of Immunology
The Ben and Esther Rosenbloom Foundation Scholarship
Established in 1990 by Ben and Esther Rosenbloom, Baltimore, Maryland
Recipient: Anna Kossoy, Department of Materials and Interfaces
The Dr. Arnold Rosenblum Scholarship in Theoretical Physics
Established in 1992 by Dorothy Rosenblum, Brooklyn, New York
Recipient: Tamar Kashti, Department of Particle Physics
The Anna and Leo Rosner Scholarship
Established in 1986 by the Leo Rosner Endowment Fund, Miami Beach, Florida
Recipient: Gal Zahavi, Department of Mathematics
The Celia and Nelson Rostow Scholarship
Established in 1990 through a bequest of Nelson Rostow, New Haven, Connecticut
Recipient: Iris Edry, Department of Biological Regulation
The David and Eleanore Rukin Scholarship
Established in 1981 by the David and Eleanore Rukin Philanthropic Foundation, Saddle River, New Jersey
Recipient: Hadas Gelbart, Department of Science Teaching
The Rymer Family Scholarship
Established in 1989 by the Barry Rymer Trust, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Itay Tirosh, Department of Molecular Genetics
The Sylvia and Aaron Scheinfeld Scholarship
Established in 1977 by Mrs. Aaron Scheinfeld, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Nathali Kaushansky, Department of Immunology
The Harry and Mae Schetzen and Prof. Martin Schetzen Scholarship
Established in 1979 by Mrs. Mae Schetzen, New York
Recipient: Yuval Emek, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
The Leon and Lily Schidlow Scholarship Fund
Established in 1999 by Sr. and Sra. Leon Schidlow, Bosques de las Lomas, Mexico
Recipient: Avital Eisenberg, Department of Molecular Genetics
The Harriet Schiller Scholarships
Established in 2000 through a bequest of Harriet Schiller, Teaneck, New Jersey
Recipients: Roy Amariglio, Department of Molecular Genetics; Micha Gladnikoff, Department of Structural Biology
The Max Schoenfeld Scholarship
Established in 1976 by Walter E. Schoenfeld, Seattle, Washington
Recipient: Irakliy Ebralidze, Department of Materials and Interfaces
The Rudolph Schoenheimer Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1968 by Fritz Schoenheimer, New York
Recipient: Dorit Cohen, Department of Molecular Genetics
The Stuart and Sarah Schulman Scholarship Fund
Established in 1991 by Mr. and Mrs. Stuart Schulman, Boca Raton, Florida
Recipient: Ido Zelman, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
The Eugene and Lenore Schupak Endowed Doctoral Scholarship in Genetics
Established in 1997 by the Schupak Family Foundation, Scottsdale, Arizona
Recipient: Roni Golan-Lavi, Department of Molecular Genetics
The David and Pauline Segal Scholarship
Established in 1999 by George and Joan Segal, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Ruthie Angelovici, Department of Plant Sciences
The Simon and Frieda Senderowicz-Perel Graduate Student Research Fund
Established in 1999 through a bequest of Lea Senderowicz, Zurich, Switzerland
Recipient: Liat Shimon, Department of Structural Biology
The Max and Lena Sharp Scholarship in Perpetuity
Established in 1972 by the Max and Lena Sharp Scholarship Fund, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Recipient: Adam Wasserstrom, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Lily Sieff Doctoral Scholarship
Established in 1998 by Helen and Martin Kimmel, New York
Recipient: Elad Dinar, Department of Environmental Sciences and Energy Research
The Hon. Sir David Sieff Doctoral Scholarship in Brain Research
Established in 2000 by family and friends, UK Foundation of the Weizmann Institute of Science
Recipient: Yonatan Ganor, Department of Neurobiology
The Irving I. Singer Foundation Scholarship
Established in 1974 by the Irving I. Singer Foundation, New York
Recipient: Shira Granot-Attas, Department of Molecular Genetics
The Paula and Ernest Sommers Scholarship
Established 2001 by Ernest Sommers, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Anat Shmueli, Department of Molecular Genetics
The Blanche and Max Steig Memorial Scholarship Fund
Established in 1993 through a bequest of Blanche Steig, New York
Recipient: Ori Gurel-Gurevich, Department of Mathematics
The Oscar H. Stern Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1976 through a bequest of Oscar H. Stern, New York
Recipient: Edith Kario, Department of Biological Regulation
The Roy L. Swarzman Scholarship in Perpetuity
Established in 1990 by Matthew Bucksbaum, Marvin Pomerantz and Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Isaacson, Des Moines, Iowa
Recipient: Maxime Gouet-Kaplan, Department of Environmental Sciences and Energy Research
The Swiss Society of Friends of the Weizmann Institute of Science Scholarship in Perpetuity
Established in 1985 by the Swiss Society of Friends of the Weizmann Institute, Zurich, Switzerland
Recipient: Inbal Mermershtain, Department of Structural Biology
The Armin and Etel (Angyal) Szolovits Doctoral Scholarship
Established in 2001 through bequests of Armin and Etel Szolovits, Hollywood, California
Recipient: Ariel Cohen, Department of Molecular Cell Biology
The Isaac H. Taylor Scholarship
Established in 1972 by Isaac H. Taylor, Ellicott City, Maryland
Recipient: Peter Reuven, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Samara Jan Turkel Scholarship Fund for Autoimmune Diseases
Established in 1995 by Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Bach, New York, in memory of their granddaughter
Recipient: Neta Kella-Madar, Department of Immunology
The Frances L. Urban Scholarship
Established in 1978 through a bequest of Miriam B. Urban, Palo Alto, California
Recipient: Oren Boiman, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
The Guido Franklin van D. Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2000 through a bequest of Hilda van D., Riehen, Switzerland
Recipient: Nir Bar-Gill, Department of Physics of Complex Systems
The Minnie and Arthur Vare Scholarship
Established in 1968 by the Minnie and Arthur Vare Foundation, New York
Recipient: Iris Edry, Department of Biological Regulation
The Raoul Wallenberg Scholarship
Established in 1980 by the Swedish Committee and the Canadian Society for the Weizmann Institute of Science
Recipient: Nissim Ofek, Department of Condensed Matter Physics
The George Wasserman Foundation/Janice Wasserman Goldsten Scholarship
Established in 1994 by the George Wasserman Foundation and by Janice Wasserman Goldsten, Washington, D.C.
Recipient: Lior Zangi, Department of Immunology
The Paul and Greta Weinberger Scholarships
Established in 1995 through a bequest of Paul Weinberger, New York
Recipient: Hadar Less, Department of Plant Sciences
The Erwin and Claire Weiner Scholarship
Established in 1973 by the Chicago Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Naomi Coslovsky-Litichever, Department of Neurobiology
The Celeste and Joseph Weingarten Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1987 by Nancy Weingarten and friends, Boston, Massachusetts
Recipient: Fabio Nudelman, Department of Structural Biology
The William W. Wilkow Scholarship Fund
Established in 1987 by Mrs. William W. Wilkow, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Idit Eshkar-Oren, Department of Molecular Genetics
The Dr. Albert and Blanche Willner Scholarship for Russian Students
Established in 1993 by Dr. and Mrs. Albert Willner, Delray Beach, Florida
Recipient: Anna Kaplan, Department of Molecular Cell Biology
The Ruth Ann and Sam Wolfson Scholarship
Established in 1996 by Ruth Ann and Sam Wolfson, Dallas, Texas
Recipient: Katayan Cohen-Kashi, Department of Neurobiology
The Dr. Arthur Yarman and Gertrude Yarman Scholarship Fund
Established in 2003 through a bequest of Gertrude Yarman, Miami, Florida
Recipients: Dan Frumkin, Department of Biological Chemistry; Ronen Levy, Department of Plant Sciences; Li-Raz Rom, Department of Neurobiology
The Milton Young Scholarship
Established in 1983 by the Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation, New York
Recipient: Tal Sines, Department of Molecular Genetics
The Samuel Zonne Scholarships
Established in 1980 through a bequest of Samuel Zonne, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Recipients: Hila Avidan, Department of Neurobiology; Nili Dahan, Department of Neurobiology; Moshe Fried, Department of Neurobiology

Annual and Semester Ph.D. Scholarships

The CAMBR Foundation Doctoral Scholarships
Established in 2006 by Mr. Allen Skolnick, Lynbrook, New York
Recipients: Olga Guliamov, Department of Materials and Interfaces; Amnon Koren, Department of Molecular Genetics
The Daniel Falkner Scholarship
Established in 2001 by Daniel Falkner, London, UK
Recipient: Lior Izhar, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Richard and Rhoda Goldman Fund Scholarships
Established in 1997 by the Richard and Rhoda Goldman Fund, San Francisco, California
Recipients: Igal Finarov, Department of Structural Biology; Zeev Fradkin, Department of Chemical Physics; Irena Rubinstein, Department of Materials and Interfaces
The Carol and Allan Gordon Scholarship Fund in Women's Health Research
Established in 1997 in honor of Dr. and Mrs. Allan Gordon by friends and supporters, Canadian Society for the Weizmann Institute of Science, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Recipient: Anat Bahat, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Lucius N. Littauer Foundation Scholarship for Russian Students
Established in 1996 by the Lucius N. Littauer Foundation, New York
Recipient: Roman Gersner, Department of Neurobiology
The Joseph Meyerhoff Scholarships
Established in 1983 through the Joseph Meyerhoff Fund and the Rebecca Meyerhoff Fund, Baltimore, Maryland
Recipients: Nataliya Borodovsky, Department of Molecular Cell Biology; Darya Frolova, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
The Abraham and Sonia Rochlin Foundation Scholarship
Established in 1995 by the Abraham and Sonia Rochlin Foundation, Reno, Nevada
Recipient: Tiruwork Mulat, Department of Science Teaching; Hanna Klein, Department of Environmental Sciences and Energy Research
The Bernice Baruch Shawl Scholarship
Established in 2006 through a bequest of Bernice Baruch Shawl, New York
Recipient: Eyal Kamhi, Department of Organic Chemistry
The Zantker Charitable Foundation Scholarship
Established in 1993 by the Zantker Charitable Foundation, Lexington, Kentucky
Recipient: Navit Hever, Department of Molecular Cell Biology

Honorary Scholarships

The Hanan Bar-On Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2003 by the Weizmann Institute of Science in honor and in memory of Hanan Bar-On, former Vice-President of the Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel
Recipient: Sheera Adar, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Midori Goto Scholarship
Established in 1990 by the American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science, New York
Recipient: Ianai Fishbein, Department of Neurobiology
The Elliott Gould Research Scholarship
Established in 1989 by the American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science, New York
Recipient: Dafna Ben-Eli Tsafrir, Department of Physics of Complex Systems
The Lilly Hamlisch Memorial Scholarship in Cancer Research
Established in 1987 by the American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science, New York, in memory of Marvin Hamlisch's mother
Recipient: Yossi Buganin, Department of Molecular Cell Biology
The Richard M. Hornreich Scholarship in Physics
Established in 1996 by the Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel, and family and friends in Israel and abroad, in memory of Prof. Richard Hornreich
Recipient: Eitan Rowen, Department of Physics of Complex Systems
The Shirley Maclaine Scholarship in Viral Immunology
Established in 1988 by the American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science, New York
Recipient: Roni Golan-Lavi, Department of Molecular Genetics
The Shlomo Mintz Scholarship
Established in 1982 by the American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science, New York
Recipient: Fabio Nudelman, Department of Structural Biology
The Barbara Walters Scholarship
Established in 1990 by the American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science, New York
Recipient: Orna Man, Department of Structural Biology

M.Sc. Scholarships in Perpetuity

The I.W. Abel Scholarship
Established in 2002 by the United Steelworkers of America, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Recipient: Maida Vartanian, Department of Organic Chemistry
The Henrietta and Jack Abrams Scholarship
Established in 1988 by Henrietta Abrams, Lauderhill, Florida
Recipient: Moran Grossman, Department of Structural Biology
The Egle Forti Ancona Scholarship in Perpetuity (The Dana Fund)
Established in 1993 through a bequest of Mrs. Egle Forti, Rome, Italy
Recipient: Nitzan Akerman, Department of Physics of Complex Systems
The Harvey and Sandy Angell Master's Scholarship for Research for the Benefit of Children
Established in 2001 by Harvey and Sandy Angell, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Michal Cohen-Sfady, Department of Immunology
The Arizona Women and Science Scholarship
Established in 1996 by Arizona Friends of the Weizmann Institute of Science
Recipient: Yaarit Adamovich, Department of Molecular Genetics
The Israel W. and Fannie Backe Scholarship Fund
Established in 1987 through a bequest of Fannie Backe, Worcester, Massachusetts
Recipient: Guy Kaufman, Department of Neurobiology
The Bendit Foundation Scholarship
Established in 2000 by Dr. and Mrs. Emile Bendit and the Bendit Foundation, Inc., Baltimore, Maryland
Recipient: Keren Bahar, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Abraham Berman Scholarship
Established in 1966 through a bequest of Abraham Berman, South Africa
Recipient: Liat Rockah, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Carolyn and Marvin Birger Scholarship
Established in 2000 by Marvin Birger, Palm Beach, Florida
Recipient: Einat Oron, Department of Neurobiology
The Louis C. and Edith B. Blumberg Scholarship Fund
Established in 1989 by the Louis Blumberg Foundation, Southfield, Michigan
Recipient: Yael Barkan, Department of Structural Biology
The Irena-Ida Bogdanowicz Scholarship
Established in 1994 through a bequest of Irena-Ida Bogdanowicz, Tel Aviv, Israel
Recipient: Shifra Reif, Department of Mathematics
The Dr. Louis D. Boshes and Natalie A. Boshes Endowed Master's Scholarship
Established in 2005 through a bequest of Dr. Louis and Natalie Boshes, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Moran Bentzur, Department of Structural Biology
The Harold and Harriet Brady Master's Scholarship
Established through a bequest of Harriet Brady, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Shlomo Urbach, Department of Physics of Complex Systems
The Joan and William J. Brodsky Scholarship in Photodynamic Cancer Therapy in Perpetuity
Established in 1995 by the Chicago Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Yoav Gal, Department of Biological Regulation
The Adele S. and Abraham Browner Scholarship in Biomedical Research
Established in 1999 through a bequest of Adele Browner, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Einat Zelman, Department of Immunology
The Caspe Family Scholarship
Established in 2000 by Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Caspe and the Caspe Family Foundation, Des Moines, Iowa
Recipient: Nir Waysbort, Department of Immunology
The Helen and Harry Hans Davis Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2002 through a bequest of Helen J. Davis, Wyncote, Pennsylvania
Recipient: Allon Weiner, Department of Organic Chemistry
The Kitty Waas Dekker, Simon Waas and Rosette Dekker Scholarship
Established in 1998 through a bequest of Rosette Dekker, United Kingdom
Recipient: Dror Shafir, Department of Particle Physics
The Detroit Scholarship Fund for Soviet Students
Established in 1992 by friends of the Weizmann Institute of Science, Detroit, Michigan
Recipient: Yelena Vachutinsky, Department of Organic Chemistry
The Alan Dixon Scholarship in Cancer Research
Established in 1995 by the Hon. Alan J. Dixon, St. Louis, Missouri
Recipient: Naama Margalit, Department of Biological Regulation
The Bella and Hyman Eisenbaum Scholarship
Established in 1994 through the Bella Eisenbaum Trust, Miami Beach, Florida
Recipient: Moti Sabban, Department of Plant Sciences
The Alex Elovic Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1996 through a bequest of Bernat Elovic, Miami Beach, Florida
Recipient: Yishai Admanit, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
The Louis E. Emerman Scholarship in Biomedical Research
Established in 1999 by the Saul and Devorah Sherman Fund, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Rachel Ludmer, Department of Neurobiology
The Charles I. and Fanny Engelstein Endowment Fund
Established in 1995 through a bequest of Fanny Engelstein, New York
Recipient: Yuval Hart, Department of Condensed Matter Physics
The Harold Feinstein and Bess Rae C. Feinstein Scholarship Fund for Soviet Students
Established in 1990 through a bequest of Bess Rae C. Feinstein, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Maria Tkachev, Department of Chemical Physics
The Aaron and Zlata Fish Memorial Bursary
Established in 1980 by Mr. and Mrs. Abe Fish, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Recipient: Michal Reiss, Department of Biological Regulation
The Sonia Floomberg Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1998 through a bequest of Sonia Floomberg, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Recipient: Liat Greenshtein, Department of Immunology
The Joyce and Joseph J. Freed Family Scholarship
Established in 1995 by Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Freed, Wheeling, Illinois
Recipient: Dikla Elbaz, Department of Science Teaching
The Yeheshkel and Fruma Freedman Education Fund
Established in 2001 through a bequest of Isaac Freedman, Boston, Massachusetts
Recipient: Itzik Cooper, Department of Neurobiology
The Helen and Charles Friedman Scholarship Fund
Established in l986 by Helen and Charles Friedman, Paradise Valley, Arizona
Recipient: Yael Ben-Basat, Department of Biological Regulation
The Naomi and Morris Futorian Scholarship
Established in 1994 by Naomi Futorian, Northbrook, Illinois
Recipient: Gilad Barkan, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
The Prof. Eugene Gadol Scholarship
Established in 2004 through a bequest of Prof. Eugene Gadol, Vienna, Austria
Recipient: Eldi Schonfeld, Department of Neurobiology
The Leo and Frances Gallin Scholarship
Established in 1994 by Leo and Frances Gallin, Los Angeles, California
Recipient: Shani Eliyahu, Department of Materials and Interfaces
The Florence Gambino Scholarship
Established 2000 through a bequest of Florence Gambino, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Guy Kaufman, Department of Neurobiology
The Morris and Rose Goldman Scholarship
Established in 1996 by Mrs. Rose Goldman, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Moran Grossman, Department of Structural Biology
The Samuel L. and Rebecca R. Goldstein Bursary
Established in 1977 through a bequest of Samuel Goldstein, Lynn, Massachusetts
Recipient: Pinchas Birnbaum, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
The Ethel and Anne Gordon Scholarship
Established in 1990 through a bequest of Ethel Y. Gordon, New York
Recipient: Ori Gidron, Department of Organic Chemistry
The Helena F. and Jacob Y. Gordon Scholarship
Established in 1973 by Mrs. Jacob Y. Gordon, Newton, Massachusetts
Recipient: Amir Bar, Department of Physics of Complex Systems
The Salomon and Augusta Gottfried Scholarship
Established in 1997 by Kurt and Sorel Gottfried, Ithaca, New York, in memory of his parents
Recipient: Iris Margalit, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Scott David Greenberg Scholarship for Physics Research
Established in 2001 by Scott D. Greenberg, Buffalo Grove, Illinois.
Recipient: Amit Finkler, Department of Condensed Matter Physics
The Harry and Isadore Gudelsky Memorial Bursary
Established in 1974 by the Isadore and Bertha Gudelsky Family Foundation, Potomac, Maryland
Recipient: Dafna Justus, Department of Structural Biology
The Harry Julius Harris Scholarship
Established in 1997 through a bequest of Dorothy Harris and by Anne Ingber, New York
Recipient: Klil H. Neori, Department of Condensed Matter Physics
The Joan W. and Irving B. Harris Scholarship in Brain Research
Established in 1997 by friends and supporters, Chicago Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science, Chicago, Ilinois
Recipient: Adi Wilf, Department of Neurobiology
The Carylon and Julius L. Hemmelstein Scholarship
Established in 2001 by the Carylon Foundation, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Yaki Edelstein, Department of Immunology
The Otto and Mary Hersch Scholarships
Established in 1988 through a bequest of Mary Hersch, New York
Recipients: Raz Alon, Department of Particle Physics; Nir Auerbach, Department of Physics of Complex Systems; Assaf Carmi, Department of Particle Physics; Matan Field, Department of Particle Physics; Zohar Ringel, Department of Condensed Matter Physics
The Luta and Ludwig Heusinger Scholarships
Established in 1993 through a bequest of Dr. Ludwig Heusinger, Kfar Shmaryahu, Israel
Recipient: Dafna Justus, Department of Structural Biology
The Fanny E. and Lewis J. Isaacs Scholarship
Established in 1989 through the Fanny E. Isaacs Living Trust, Glencoe, Illinois
Recipient: Dikla Elbaz, Department of Science Teaching
The Thomas and Ruth Isackson Memorial Scholarship Awards
Established in 1992 through a bequest of Ruth Isackson, Miami Beach, Florida
Recipient: Avraham Guttman, Department of Condensed Matter Physics
The Benjamin Kaufman Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1995 by Nathan Jacobs, New York
Recipient: Shira Siemion, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Udi Khazam Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1996 by the Khazam Family, London, UK and Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Recipient: Maoz Ovadia, Department of Condensed Matter Physics
The Leon Kole Memorial Bursary
Established in 1982 by Isabelle Kole Stein and children, Hollywood, Florida
Recipient: Mark Koudritsky, Department of Physics of Complex Systems
The Frank Korrick Scholarship
Established in 1991 through a bequest of Francis Charles Korrick, Sydney, Australia
Recipient: Idan Efroni, Department of Plant Sciences
The Esther B. and Milton J. Krainin Master's Scholarship
Established in 2006 by Dr. Milton J. Krainin, Atlanta, Georgia
Recipient: Dario Breitel, Department of Plant Sciences
The Margaret S. Kramer Scholarship
Established in 1999 by Margaret S. Kramer, Palm Beach, Florida
Recipient: Pinchas Birnbaum, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
The David and Pola Kuppermann Scholarship Fund
Established in 2000 through a bequest of Pola Kuppermann, Flushing, New York
Recipient: Itzik Cooper, Department of Neurobiology
The Alexander E. Langsam Memorial Master's Scholarship
Established in 2001 by Florence Langsam, Rockville, Maryland
Recipient: Chen Davidovich, Department of Structural Biology
The Liselotte and Richard Laster Endowed Master's Scholarship in Brain Research
Established in 2001 by Mr. and Mrs. Richard Laster, Chappaqua, New York
Recipient: Rachel Ludmor, Department of Neurobiology
The Susan Lazarus Perpetual Scholarship Fund in Cancer Research
Established in 1985 by Charles and Ruth Lazarus, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, in memory of their daughter
Recipient: Inbal Binsky, Department of Immunology
The Anne P. Lederer Master's Scholarship in Brain Research
Established in 1998 by the Anne P. Lederer Research Institute, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Shay Bukshpan, Department of Neurobiology
The Philmore A. and Judith Leemon Scholarship in Brain Research
Established in 1997 by Philmore A. and Judith Leemon, Las Vegas, Nevada
Recipient: Sharon Haramati, Department of Neurobiology
The Dr. Aaron M. Lefkovits Scholarship Fund Bursary
Established in 1986 by Dr. Aaron Lefkovits, Memphis, Tennessee
Recipient: Nitzan Akerman, Department of Condensed Matter Physics
The Chaim Michel and Chaya Freyda Levine Scholarship, Established by their Son, Jules Lawren
Established in 1995 through a bequest of Jules Lawren, New York
Recipient: Iris Margalit, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Leyfell Family Master's Scholarship
Established in 2001 by Mr. and Mrs. Aleksander Leyfell, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Recipient: Ranit Kedmi, Department of Biochemistry
The Abe Lisan Educational Grant Bursary
Established in 1974 through a bequest of Abe Lisan, Glenside, Pennsylvania
Recipient: Merav Persky, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Josef and Avraham (Avi) Isser Luchfeld Memorial Bursary
Established in 1986 by Mr. and Mrs. Josef Luchfeld, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Recipient: Hanan Drobiner, Department of Molecular Cell Biology
The Alexander and Mary Margolis and Bernard A. Margolis Perpetual Memorial Scholarship Fund
Established in 1993 through a bequest of Bernard A. Margolis, Brooklyn, New York
Recipient: Yair Field, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
The Ben and Ruth Marks Scholarship
Established in 1990 by Ben and Ruth Marks, North Miami Beach, Florida
Recipient: Yuval Hart, Department of Condensed Matter Physics
The Paula Marshall Bursary
Established in 1983 by Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Marshall, Downsview, Ontario, Canada
Recipient: Dafna Justus, Department of Structural Biology
The Joory Mashal Bursary
Established in 1981 by Joory and Doreen Mashal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Recipient: Ya'ara Unger, Department of Physics of Complex Systems
The Samuel Mayer Bursary
Established in 1973 by Elsie Mayer, Santa Monica, California
Recipient: Moti Sabban, Department of Plant Sciences
The Joseph and Mable E. Meites Scholarship Fund
Established in 1983 by Joseph and Mable E. Meites, Okemos, Michigan
Recipient: Yitzhak Reizel, Department of Biological Regulation
The Paul and Felicia Muskat Bursary
Established in 1984 through a bequest of Paul Muskat, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Recipient: Avraham Guttman, Department of Condensed Matter Physics
The Gertrude and Valentin Nathan Scholarship Fund
Established in 1997 through a bequest of Gertrude Nathan, New York
Recipient: Victoria Meltser, Department of Molecular Genetics
The Harold Paul Novick Scholarship in Perpetuity
Established in 1982 by Mr. and Mrs. Samson Novick, New York
Recipient: Ori Gidron, Department of Organic Chemistry
The Walter Pancoe Scholarship
Established in 1992 by Walter Pancoe, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Yossi Oren, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
The Gertrude and Ivar Philipson Bursary
Established in 1961 through bequests of Gertrude and Ivar Philipson, Stockholm, Sweden
Recipient: Avital Ben-Y'acov Klein, Department of Molecular Cell Biology
The Rona and David Radler/Sun-Times Scholarship for Biomedical Research
Established in 2002 in honor of F. David Radler by the Chicago Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Anat Lasri, Department of Immunology
The Anna and Max Resnick Scholarship
Established in 1996 by Howard Resnick, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Adam Mani, Department of Physics of Complex Systems
The Prof. David Rittenberg Memorial Bursary
Established in 1971 in memory of her husband by Mrs. S. Rittenberg and friends, New York
Recipient: Yair Field, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
The Paul and Gabriella Rosenbaum Scholarship in Biology
Established in 1999 by the Paul and Gabriella Rosenbaum Foundation, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Yifat Kronenfeld, Department of Molecular Cell Biology
The Sara Rottenberg Scholarship in Cancer Research
Established in 1994 by Sophie Kalina, New York
Recipient: Yaarit Adamovich, Department of Molecular Genetics
The Dr. Alexander Salamon Memorial Endowment Fund
Established in 2006 by Lilly Salcman, Julie Salamon, and Dr. Suzanne Salamon, Florida, New York, and Massachusetts
Recipient: Sivan Cohen, Department of Immunology
The Bernard and Edith Samers Scholarship for Cancer Research
Established in 1997 in honor and in memory of Bernard Samers, former Executive Vice-President, American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science, New York
Recipient: Hilla Besserglick, Department of Molecular Cell Biology
The Marvin Sands Endowed Master's Scholarship Fund
Established in 2003 in honor of Marvin Sands by South Florida Friends of the Weizmann Institute of Science
Recipient: Yonatan Savir, Department of Physics of Complex Systems
The Elsie Olin and Philip D. Sang Scholarship
Established in 1995 by Elsie Olin Sang, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Liat Greenshtein, Department of Immunology
The Jerome D. and Beverly Scheer Scholarship
Established in 1991 by Jerome D. and Beverly Scheer, Potomac, Maryland
Recipient: Idan Efroni, Department of Plant Sciences
The Alice and Lewis Schimberg Scholarship Fund
Established in 1993 by Alice Schimberg, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Maya Kahan, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Henry and Soretta Shapiro Master's Scholarship
Established in 1996 by the Soretta and Henry Shapiro Family Foundation, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Leanne Toube, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Sabina D. and Benjamin Shapiro Scholarship Fund
Established in 1999 through a bequest of Sabina D. Shapiro, New York
Recipient: Sharona Sedghani, Department of Physics of Complex Systems
The Ruth and Leonard Simon Scholarship in Leukemia/Cancer Research
Established in 1999 by Mrs. Ruth Simon, Wilmette, Illinois
Recipient: Noa Liberman, Department of Molecular Genetics
The Rochelle and Harold Simpson Scholarship
Established in 2002 by Harold and Rochelle Simpson, Delray Beach, Florida
Recipient: Leah Armon, Department of Molecular Cell Biology
The Rachel and Arnold Smith Endowed Master's Scholarship
Established in 1996 by Rachel and Arnold Smith, Phoenix and Paradise Valley, Arizona
Recipient: Anat London, Department of Neurobiology
The Elias and Hilda Sofaer Scholarship
Established in 1994 by Michael Sofaer, London, UK
Recipient: Eran Goldstein, Department of Chemical Physics
The Rabbi and Mrs. Aaron Solomon Bursary
Established in 1982 by Dr. Jonathan G. Solomon, Hampton, Virginia, in honor of his parents
Recipient: Maida Vartanian, Department of Organic Chemistry
The Paula and Ernest Sommers Scholarship
Established in 2001 by Ernest Sommers, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Ifat Musseri, Department of Neurobiology
The Sylvia and Leonard Sorkin Scholarship
Established in 1997 through a bequest of Leonard Sorkin, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Hamutal Arbel, Department of Materials and Interfaces
The Keren Sotskover Scholarship
Established in 1992 through bequests of Eliezer and Genia (Chaine) Sotskover, Ramat Gan, Israel
Recipient: Efi Marciano, Department of Molecular Cell Biology
The Hazel and David Spatz Scholarship
Established in 2000 by the Spatz Family Foundation, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Ram Band, Department of Physics of Complex Systems
The Blanche and Max Steig Memorial Scholarship Fund
Established in 1993 through a bequest of Blanche Steig, New York
Recipient: Eran Grinvald, Department of Physics of Complex Systems
The Gabriel Armand Stein Scholarship Fund
Established in 1991 by Paul Stein, Jackson Heights, New York, in memory of his son
Recipient: Barak Raveh, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
The Nachman Syrkin and Mendel Osnos Scholarship
Established in 1999 by Drs. Morton G. and Zivia Wurtele, Berkeley, California
Recipient: Ido Regev, Department of Chemical Physics
The Armin and Etel (Angyal) Szolovits Master's Scholarship
Established in 2001 through bequests of Armin and Etel Szolovits, Hollywood, California
Recipient: Amir Bar, Department of Physics of Complex Systems
The Harry M. Tobe Memorial Bursary
Established in 1981 by Dr. Barry A. Tobe, Downsview, Ontario, Canada
Recipient: Yishai Admanit, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
The Ann Turman Bursary
Established in 1987 by Ann E.K. Turman, Great Barrington, Massachusetts
Recipient: Yael Ben-Basat, Department of Biological Regulation
The Werner and Daughter Renee Usansky Memorial Bursary
Established in 1982 by Sra. Sara Z. de Usansky, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Recipient: Hanan Drobiner, Department of Molecular Cell Biology
The Rose and Ben N. Vollen Scholarship
Established in 1993 through a bequest of Ben Vollen, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Itzik Cooper, Department of Neurobiology
The Dr. Edgar Weil Memorial Bursary
Established in 1975 by an anonymous donor, Los Angeles, California
Recipient: Roee Shlomovitz, Department of Chemical Physics
The Paul and Greta Weinberger Scholarships
Established in 1995 through a bequest of Paul Weinberger, New York
Recipient: Shani Eliyahu, Department of Materials and Interfaces
The Joe and Celia Weinstein Scholarship
Established in 1995 by Major Max and Sylvia Shulman, New York
Recipient: Michal Reiss, Department of Biological Regulation
The Dr. Lee Franklin Weinstock Leadership Scholarship
Established in 1994 through a bequest of Dr. Lee Franklin Weinstock, Detroit, Michigan
Recipient: Hillel Rubinstein, Department of Particle Physics
The Sarah Werch Research Scholarship Fund
Established in 1994 by the Solomon Carl Werch Trust, Chicago, Illinois
Recipient: Victoria Meltser, Department of Molecular Genetics
The J. Stanley Weyman Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1998 by Anne Weyman, London, UK
Recipient: Anat Lasri, Department of Immunology
The Rose Weyman Memorial Bursary
Established in 1987 by Stanley Weyman, London, UK
Recipient: Hadar Gilary, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Pauline Whiteman Scholarship Fund
Established in 2005 through a bequest of Pauline Whiteman, San Francisco, California
Recipient: Yehonathan Hertzberg, Department of Physics of Complex Systems; Yifat Ben-Ami, Department of Neurobiology
The Ruth Ann and Sam Wolfson Endowment for the Cure of Alzheimer's Disease
Established in 2001 by Sam Wolfson, Dallas, Texas
Recipient: Ravid Shechter, Department of Neurobiology
The Women of Vision Scholarship Fund in Breast and Ovarian Cancer Research
Established in 1996 by friends and supporters, Florida Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science, North Miami Beach, Florida
Recipient: Adi Pais, Department of Biological Regulation
The Dr. Arthur Yarman and Gertrude Yarman Scholarship Fund
Established in 2003 through a bequest of Gertrude Yarman, Miami, Florida
Recipient: Hillel Maoz, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
The Yitzhak Fund (Heath Trust) Scholarship
Established in 1992 through the offices of Martin Paisner, London, UK
Recipients: Avital Ben-Y'acov Klein, Department of Molecular Cell Biology; Mark Koudritsky, Department of Physics of Complex Systems; Roee Shlomovitz, Department of Chemical Physics
The Milton Young Memorial Bursary
Established in 1980 by friends of Milton Young, New York
Recipient: Guy Nesher, Department of Materials and Interfaces
The Louis and Celia Zeibell and Ida Zeibell Scholarship in Perpetuity
Established in 1995 by Jack Zeibell, Forest Park, Illinois
Recipient: Yitzhak Reizel, Department of Biological Regulation
The Ronald Zemell Memorial Master's Scholarship in Immunology or Biomedical Research
Established in 2001 by Dr. and Mrs. David S. Papermaster, Bloomfield, Connecticut
Recipient: Nir Fluman, Department of Biological Chemistry
The William N. Zinn Endowed Master's Scholarship
Established in 2003 by Robert Zinn, Houston, Texas, and Natalie Zinn Haar, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Recipient: Amir Eldar, Department of Structural Biology
The Lillian and Samuel L. Zuckerman Bursary
Established in 1959 in honor of their parents' golden wedding anniversary by the Zuckerman family, New York
Recipient: Hanan Drobiner, Department of Molecular Cell Biology

Annual and Semester M.Sc. Scholarships

The Leon David Asseo Foundation Scholarships
Established 2003 by the Leon David Asseo Foundation, Tel Aviv, Israel
Recipient: Michal Harel, Department of Biological Chemistry
The Sam and Amelia Kopai Scholarship
Established in 2004 through a bequest of Amelia Kopai, Victoria, Australia
Recipient: Moran Grossman, Department of Structural Biology
The Maxine and Jack Zarrow Scholarship
Established in 2003 by the Maxine and Jack Zarrow Family Foundation, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Recipient: Michal Reiss, Department of Biological Regulation

Scholarship Loan Funds

The Ralph and Shirley Coff Scholarship Loan Fund
Established in 1983 through a bequest of Ralph Coff, New York
The Bennitt Mandell Memorial Revolving Loan Fund
Established in 1991 through the Bennitt Mandell Charitable Remainder Unitrust, Miami Beach, Florida