Press Releases

Breaking new ground at the Azrieli School of Architecture

Azrieli Foundation donates 50 million ILS for new architecture building at Tel Aviv University On May 23rd, Tel Aviv University and the Azrieli Foundation will break ground on a new building which will catapult the Azrieli School of Architecture into one
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Call for Submissions for Canada’s Largest Prize for Classical Music Composition

For immediate release – March 7, 2017 Following the triumphant inaugural launch of the Azrieli Music Prizes in 2014, the Azrieli Foundation is again searching for composers to receive two substantial prizes: The Azrieli Commissions for Jewish Music – $50,000
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Call for Proposals Announced – Joint Canada-Israel Health Research Program

Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC), the Israel Science Foundation (ISF), the Azrieli Foundation and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) announce the third launch of the Joint Canada-Israel Health Research Program. This is a seven-year, $35 million initiative
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Azrieli Foundation Pledges $5 Million to Birthright Israel Foundation of Canada

—February 3, 2015 For Immediate Release — The iconic Azrieli name, which is attached to so many Jewish and Israel-based programs and organizations, is now proudly connected to the Birthright Israel Foundation of Canada (BRIFC) thanks to a $5 million
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David J. Azrieli z”l

Visionary builder, businessman, and philanthropist It is with deep sadness that we announce that David J. Azrieli, C.M., C.Q., M.Arch., visionary builder, developer and businessman, community leader, philanthropist and devoted Zionist, died peacefully today surrounded by his family in his
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