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Empowering Young Leaders
To Build A Better World

2022 Applications Are Now Open

Seeking teen leaders who show significant initiative and leadership in creating and leading a new initiative — or have considerably deepened or expanded an existing project — that embodies the values of Tikkun Olam, repairing the world.


Each Year, The Helen Diller Family Foundation Awards $36,000

to each of fifteen Jewish U.S. teens for exceptional leadership and engagement in initiatives making the world a better place.

All Candidates Must Be

Serving in a leadership role on a project aimed at repairing the world
Aged 13-19
Self-identified as Jewish
Residents of the United States


2022 Awards Timeline

All Applicants Are Notified of their Status
Application Deadline - January 7th, 2022
Semi-Finalist Announcements - March, 2022
Finalist Announcements - April, 2022
Awardee Announcements - June, 2022

2021 Diller Teen Tikkun Olam Awards Recipients

I am a Jewish teen leading a project to repair the world

Apply Now Applications are open August through January.
No nominations needed to apply.

I know a Jewish teen leading a project to repair the world

Nominate Nominations are open August through December


Tikkun Olam is a central Jewish precept which means “to repair the world.”