The Harry Collins Scholarship was created in 1968 by his widow to enable a young Zionist from Ontario to spend a full year of study in Jerusalem at the Machon - Institute for Jewish Youth Leadership from Abroad The scholarship was avialable to Young Judaeans until 1974 and was administered by the Charitable Fund of the Zionist Organization of Canada.
Scope and Content
The file consists of a biography of Harry Collins, letters of application for the scholarship and lists of people nominated for the scholarship, notices of award winners and general correspondence.
The file consists of correspondence with His Excellency, Ephraim Evron, and His Excellency, Theodor Meron, Israeli ambassadors to Canada and consular staff concerning celebrations of the anniversary of Israel's independence, and a message from Prime Minister of Israel Golda Meir.
The file consists of general correspondence. The file includes correspondence regarding the Shalom television programme, Schlichim of Canadian Young Judaea, Rabbi Reuven Slonim, requests for information regarding a screening of the film "Hester Street" and memoranda concerning the 1972 national convention.