Upcoming Israel Trips

For Jewish college age students and young professionals

 

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Israel Trips

Birthright Israel / Israel Free Spirit

(co-ed) Ages 18-26

The Birthright Israel trip covers roundtrip airfare plus 10 days of accommodations and unique programs in Israel. Any Jewish young adult aged 18-26 is eligible to apply for the gift unless they have been to Israel on a peer-group program after the age of 18.

One of the trip organizers is Israel Free Spirit, which we highly recommend.

Price: This trip is a gift from Birthright Israel

Website: http://www.israelfreespirit.com

 

* Direct application link *


Quick Preliminary Application

Akiva

co-ed

Akiva

Akiva offers a unique mix of experiential and soulful experiences, designed for the student who is interested in exploring their Jewish background and history. Akiva takes 40 hand-picked students from across North America and offers them a unique blend of workshops and tours all while living in the ancient Old City of Jerusalem. This will be a trip to Israel, which you'll cherish for a lifetime.

Dates:

May 22 - June 7, 2018

August 20 - September 4, 2018

Price: $498 (Trip value - $3500)

Website: http://akivatrip.com/

Quick Preliminary Application

jInternship

(men and women)

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jInternship partners with over eight hundred companies in Israel and North America. The result: you’ll be sure to land a quality international internship in your field that will give you a competitive edge in achieving your career goals.  Qualified and motivated college students/recent college graduates are placed with top-notch professional internships and semester-long work co-ops in a wide array of fields.  jInternship runs in cooperation with dozens of exciting peer-based Jewish Learning Programs in both Israel and North America. More than just an internship, you’ll have a chance to connect to new Jewish friends and your heritage in a deep and meaningful way.

Dates:

May 19, 2014 through Sept. 17, 2014 (4 months)
June 15, 2014 through Oct. 26, 2014 (4 months)

Check out extensive list of dates here.

Price: Costs vary, depending on the session you join

Website: www.jinternship.com

Quick Preliminary Application

Israel Recharge

co-ed, ages 22-30

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Israel Recharge is an incredible opportunity for Jewish students and young professionals from all backgrounds and affiliations who would like to experience Israel, explore their Jewish roots, and inspire their soul.  Recharge is perfect if you've been on a trip to Israel with Birthright before.

Date: June 27 - July 9, 2018

Price: Two options.

1) $799 including airfare, by joining the "challenge" program. (Check website for details) 

2) Anyone else for $1299 Including airfare

Website: http://www.israelrecharge.com/

Quick Preliminary Application

Israel 2.0

co-ed ages 18-28

israel 2.0

You already know that Israel is an incredible place. But was your last group trip to Israel just too short? Do you want to come back to Israel again, to have another chance to experience this amazing country, to enjoy the superb beaches and reefs of Eilat, to visit the famous city of Hebron and to learn more about the heritage that makes this place truly your own? Then Israel 2.0 is for you.

Upcoming program dates:

January 2 - 17, 2018

Price: $500 including flight (Further subsidies may be available)

Website: http://www.israel2point0.org/

Quick Preliminary Application

Israelinks

Co-ed- current college students

israelinks

The Chabad On Campus in-depth Israel educational experience linking our Land, our People and our Heritage: IsraeLinks is a unique program offering deep and meaningful exploration of our Jewish heritage — Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow.

Extensive guided tours of the country will be accompanied by stimulating lectures and discussions with academic and rabbinic experts.

Dates: Dec 26, 2017 - January 7, 2018

Price: Pay only airfare, the rest is free

Quick Preliminary Application

JEWEL

(women ages 19-32)

jewel

JEWEL is one of the most innovative introductory study programs today.

Set in Jerusalem's lovely Ramat Eshkol neighborhood, Jewel lets you explore your Jewish Heritage in a warm and easygoing environment, with top lecturers from around the world.  Jewel is a holistic program that encompasses classes, tours, day trips, group activities, a Shabbat experience in the Old City of Jerusalem.... making the Jewel experience a perfect gem.

Upcoming program dates:

December 19, 2017 - January 7, 2018

Price: $699 (including airfare) or $500 with M2 voucher. Additional scholarships may be available.

Website: https://www.jewelisrael.com/

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Jewel for Young-Professionals (women ages 20s & 30s)

Dates: December 27, 2017 - January 6, 2018

Website: https://www.jewelisrael.com/jyp/

Quick Preliminary Application

JLE & JLE Connect

(men)

The Jewish Learning Exchange gives Jewish men from diverse backgrounds and affiliations an opportunity to explore Israel and what it means to be Jewish. The JLE is famous for its extensive touring program ranging from half day & full day expeditions around Jerusalem to 3 day tours up to the Golan, to the Galilee and down to the Negev.

Dates:

December 24, 2017 - January 8, 2018 (JLE)

December 24, 2017 - January 14, 2018 (JLE COnnect)

Price: $499 (including airfare)

Website: JLE

JLE Connect

Quick Preliminary Application

Essentials

(men and women)

Essentials

The Essentials program is for men ages 18-29, and offers a unique opportunity to gain a strong understanding of core concepts in Jewish thought, while living in the heart of Jerusalem’s Old City.  The program also tours regularly around Jerusalem and throughout Israel. While in Israel, you can drop by any time for a free class or as many as you wish.

Dates:

November 27 - December 12
December 13 - December 31
Nov. 7 - 22
Nov 23 - Dec. 10
Dec. 10 - 25
Dec. 26 - Jan. 9
Jan. 10 - 24
Jan. 28 - Feb 19
Feb. 20 - March 18

Price: $599 (including airfare)

Website: www.aishessentials.com

Quick Preliminary Application

ALT Israel

ALT Israel

The Academy of Life Training (ALT) is the ideal environment for developing life skills while growing from a great internship in Israel. With locations in Jerusalem and also in the Tel Aviv area, students work in the morning at top internships in Tel Aviv or Jerusalem and then participate in small interactive discussion groups in the afternoon.  Evenings are generally free time.

The ALT staff show students how to analyze and develop themselves in three central areas: social life, spiritual life, and professional life. Students will see the practical benefits that Jewish Wisdom has to offer with regards to establishing a healthy outlook and life balance.  Find yourself… before you find a job!

Upcoming program dates:

December 4, 2017 - January 29, 2018

December 18, 2017 - February 12, 2018

Price: $350 + Airfare

Website: http://altisrael.com

Quick Preliminary Application

Hasbara Fellowships

(co-ed)

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Hasbara Fellowships, educates and trains university students to be effective pro-Israel activists on their campuses. Based in the Old City of Jerusalem, Hasbara Fellows spend time traveling the city as well as other important sites in the country including strategic military sites, borders with neighboring countries, etc. The program is for university undergraduates who have at least two semesters left on campus.

Upcoming program dates:

December 17, 2017 - January 2, 2018

December 25, 2017 - January 9, 2018

Price: $795, plus $200 refundable deposit

Quick Preliminary Application

Jewessence

Women's program

jewessence

Jewessence is an experiential, holistic, innovative, and inclusive four-month program in the center of Jerusalem aimed at answering the questions at the essence of every Jewish woman: who AM I, where do I BELONG, and what can I CONTRIBUTE? Jewessence uses these ABCs to tap into each woman’s unique potential.

Dates:

October 19, 2017 - March 16, 2018

January 7 - May 7, 2018

Price: Generous scholarships available for tuition and flight . Please contact us for details.

Website: http://www.jewessence.com/

Quick Preliminary Application

MEOR Vision

(men & women) 20's

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Based in Jerusalem, MEOR Vision is two-weeks of high level Torah study, Jewish education, and Jewish leadership training.  MEOR Vision is interactive and personal. Together with outstanding Jewish educators and a dynamic peer group, you will delve into Talmudic discourse, acquire new skills in concentrated study of Jewish texts, learn leadership theory and technique, and focus on personal character development.  The program includes a customized individual learning component, where you will learn and develop a topic of your choice.  Inspiring shabbatonim, exciting evening activities and on-site classes all add to the unparalleled experience.

Upcoming program dates:

Dec. 21, 2017 - Jan. 4, 2018 (women's session)

Dec. 21, 2017 - Jan. 4, 2018 (men's session)

Price: $450 (including airfare)

Website: http://meor.org/program/meor-vision/

Quick Preliminary Application

GoSephardic

(co-ed 18-29)

Sephardic Fellowships

For anyone Sephardi, GoSephardic is the perfect start for your spiritual quest. We  present both the mystical and the rational approach to Judaism. In 3 weeks you will build a foundation in areas like Self Development, Prayer, Philosophy, History, Sephardi Culture and Customs…

Touring Israel ,praying in the Holy sites of our Tsadikim adventurous activities are but a few things on the agenda.

Upcoming Dates:

Next trip is Summer 2018

Price: $499 including flight - Limited scholarships available

Website: http://www.gosephardic.com

Quick Preliminary Application

Pathways Plus

(men & women)

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Pathways Plus is a 3-week beginner level program, specially crafted for the student who would like to get a taste of Torah learning, as well as experiencing life in yeshiva. Pathways Plus will provide hands-on text study, informative and thought-provoking classes with expert educators, inspiring tours, and Shabbatonim. Each student will be given plenty of personal attention, with special efforts made to tailor each student’s daily schedule to his specific needs.

Upcoming program dates:

Men's division:

 

Women's division:

December 20 - January 4, 2018: Winter 2 Week Program

January 3, 2018 - May 3, 2018: Winter 4 Month program with jInternship

Price: $649 (including airfare) or $449 for students with M2 vouchers. Additional scholarships/subsidies are available

Website: Men  Women

May 20 – June 10
June 24 – July 15

Quick Preliminary Application

Aish4AEPI Israel Experience

AEPi brothers

Aepi

The Aish4AEPi Israel Experience rocks in every way - world class educators, unreal experiences, stuff you've never done or seen before, and a whole lot more!

This trip is not your run of the mill Israel trip - it's everything you've always wanted, but never thought you could have! 

Date: December 17-31, 2017

Price: FREE

Quick Preliminary Application

Way More Israel

co-ed, ages 19-28

waymoreisrael

On Way More Israel you'll have an incredible time living in Jerusalem's historic Old City while learning Hebrew, volunteering and building your career.  You'll have an authentic Israel experience as you live like a local. Choose either the 8-week program in the summer or winter or the 5-month program. (On the 5-month program you'll also experience organic farming).  With trips throughout Israel, classes/workshops on timely Jewish topics and amazing internship/volunteering positions, you'll get way more than you ever imagined!

Dates:

September 3, 2017 - January 31, 2018 (5-month Masa program) * This program can be completed in 4 months if needed.

January 30 – June 28, 2018 (5-month Masa program) * This program can be completed in 4 months if needed.

Price: Check website for pricing details

Total cost $4300 (post MASA grant). Additional $1000 subsidy available. Not including airfare.
Quick Preliminary Application

NCSY Summer Trips

Teens

ncsy summer

NCSY Summer is more than just summer trips. They are one of the most meaningful and memorable experiences of a person’s life. NCSY runs fourteen unique summer programs in the US, Israel and Europe that cater to teens with different interests and backgrounds.

Dates and prices vary. Please see website for full details.

Website: https://summer.ncsy.org/

Quick Preliminary Application

JWRP

(Moms and Dads)

The TAG Experience

The Jewish Women's Renaissance Project offers men and women all over the world a special gift; a highly subsidized, 9 day action-packed trip to Israel and experience what it means to Transform and Grow. The excitement of touring, learning, and sharing on this trip with other parents from all walks of life, is unforgettable.

Upcoming Trips:

Many trips planned from cities throughout North America. Check website for details.

Price: Trips are highly subsidized. Check website for additional details.

Website: JWRP (for Moms) MoMENtum (for Dads)

Quick Preliminary Application

Mechina / Nevey

Short-term study program (women)

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Mechina introductory program, is designed for the curious and inquisitive young Jewish woman, with little or no background in Judaic studies. Mechina strengthens Jewish identity through Jewish education, and demonstrates the relevance of Judaism in today’s world. Students tackle life’s toughest personal, philosophical and theological issues in a sensitive and thoughtful environment. A spirit of open exchange permeates the classroom where the students are encouraged to question and interact with some of the most stimulating teachers in today's Jewish world.

Upcoming programs:

Program is offered on a continuous, year-round basis. You can choose which dates work best for you. You can join at any time and choose to stay anywhere between two weeks to the full session.

 

Price: Various scholarships available for qualified students

Website: http://nevey.org/

Quick Preliminary Application

Shearim

Short-term study program (women)

shearim

She'arim College of Jewish Studies for Women offers an exceptional approach to education that combines personalized teaching, textual study skills and an integrative approach to personal growth. She'arim relates to each student as a unique person, individualizing schedules and classes as necessary.

Upcoming program dates:

Various tracks and dates available. Please check site for details.

Price: Tuition for short term programs is $250 per week and the dorm is $100 per week. She’arim’s policy is not to turn anyone away for financial reasons. Special scholarships are available.

Website: http://www.shearim.com

Quick Preliminary Application
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