Onward Bay Area Israel

8 Weeks of Professional and Personal Development and Exploring Israel!
Spend this summer in Israel's most exciting city, developing your professional skills in a broad range of fields, while getting an inside look at Israel today.

Click here for more information and to apply now!

  • Program Dates: June 27 - August 22, 2016
  • Ages: 18-27
  • Location Tel Aviv
  • Program Cost: $500 plus airfare (after Koret Foundation and Onward Israel subsidies)

Who is eligible?
Open to students and young professionals living in the Bay Area from ages 19-27.

What's included?

  • Amazing professional internship in Israel's economic and cultural capital
  • Housing in the diverse Tel Aviv neighborhood of Kiryat Shalom, or in one of the fashionable, diverse neighborhoods of Jaffa
  • Living stipend to cover 3 meals per day
  • Fascinating tours and learning sessions to show you Israel from the inside
  • And much more!

Where you'll live:
Onward Bay Area Israel participants will live in fully-furnished apartments with accessorized kitchens, in-unit laundry facilities and wireless internet. Most apartments have outdoor balconies or patios. Kiryat Shalom apartments are a 15 minute walk from the trendy Florentin neighborhood, and a short bus ride to the center of Tel Aviv. Jaffa apartments are a 10 minute walk from the beach or from shops, cafes and restaurants in the famous Jaffa Flea Market, and a 15 minute bus ride from central Tel Aviv.

What you'll do:
The program includes:

  • Four days per week of professional internship in an Israeli company/organization
  • One day per week exploring Israel behind-the-scenes, with interactive learning sessions, tours and first-hand encounters
  • Home hospitality and encounters with Israeli families and peers

How to sign up:
The application for Onward Bay Area Israel is online now! Click here to get started.