The Israel Experience Center at UJA-Federation of New York provides merit-based scholarships to support teens who will be traveling to Israel. A limited number of merit scholarships, of at least $1,000 each, are available for New York-area high school students who will be participating in an accredited Israel summer travel program. Teens, please complete this application by April 1st if you would like to be considered for scholarship.
A completed application includes the submission of this form and one recommendation letter. Recommendation letters can be written by a synagogue, day school, or Jewish nonprofit organization. Recommendation letters should be emailed by the recommender directly to ISRAELCTR@ujafedny.org with the teen's first and last name in the subject line.