Become a Shining Star

Attention Jewish Girls of all ages:

Do you have a talent you'd like to develop?

Apply to become a JGU Shining Star and receive professional coaching and the opportunity to create original artistic content. Our coaches can work with you in person or virtually to grow your talents. Parents can choose to pay the coaching/studio fees, or we will work to match up applicants with sponsors. Funding is limited, we cannot guarantee the availability of a sponsor for all applicants. Here are the programs available:

Shining Star Artist

Develop your artistic talent through professional art lessons. Produce a piece of art to be featured on the JGU art gallery.

Shining Star Writer

Receive writing coaching sessions and perfect a creative writing piece. Our writers will produce an anthology of their writing.

Shining Star Dancer

Receive professional dance instruction and record a dance video.

Shining Star Actress

Our Shining Star Actresses will develop a unique skit, story, or monologue with a professional drama coach and produce a short creative video.

Shining Star Singer

Receive voice coaching and produce her own song in a professional recording studio.

Apply as a Shining Star



Interested in giving a talented Jewish girl the valuable opportunity to develop her talents? Check out how you can Sponsor a Star!