Interest in Becoming a Member?

The New York Board of Rabbis offers opportunities for rabbis who want to make a difference in their own communities and the larger Jewish community.  Affiliation with a least one of our many committees provides our members with the ability to gather substantive information pertaining to specific areas of interest. Membership also affords a chance for rabbis and rabbinical students to connect with colleagues, as well as many leaders of different faith communities.



  • Continuing Rabbinic Education (CRE)
  • Rabbinic and Lay Missions to Israel
  • Information Resources
  •  Contract Negotiation Consultation
  • Professional Contacts
  • Job listings – Pulpit, Chaplaincy and Organizational
  • Member Discounts and Sponsored Programs
  • NYBR Awards and Competitions
    • Joel and Maria Finkle Prize – Rabbi of the Year
    • Rabbi Israel Mowshowitz Award for Community Leadership
    • Zagelbaum Chaplaincy of the Year Award
    • Humanitarian Award


  • Chaplaincy
  • Family Violence Prevention
  • Membership
  • Social Justice
  • Interfaith Relations
  • Klal Yisrael Education
  • Audit Committee
  • Finance Committee
  • Program Committee

Membership Categories:

  • Supporting Member
  • Individual Member
  • Associate/International
  • Chaplaincy
  • Retiree
  • Student


Apply to the NYBR

Interested in joining the New York Board of Rabbis?