Community & Partner Programs

Select Jewish Federations and organizations offer Onward Israel programs for participants whose families live in their catchment areas or who study at local Universities. To find the program that’s right for you, use the program finder on our homepage to determine your eligibility.

ARIZONA JAC ONWARD ISRAEL

JAC Arizona Onward Israel is an immersive internship program offering participants an experience like no other through a customized internship program that affords you the opportunity to combine international travel with professional development and tapping into your Jewish heritage. Don’t be a tourist, come live like a local!

Due to high demand, applications for Arizona JAC Summer 2019 are now closed. Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

BALTIMORE

Baltimore Onward Israel provides a unique opportunity for participants to gain real-world experience in one of the world’s leading cities for startups and innovation. From art and fashion to science and technology, Tel Aviv-Yafo has a lot to offer to meet the personal and professional needs of each participant.

Due to high demand, applications for Baltimore Summer 2019 are now closed. Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

BAY AREA

Live, work and play in Israel this summer while building your resume and making lifetime memories! Onward Israel offers exciting resume building opportunities and internships, providing a global, cross-cultural experience in Israel and direct contact with Israeli peers.

Due to high demand, applications for Bay Area Summer 2019 are now closed. Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

BOSTON HAIFA

Boston Onward Israel is an immersive internship program offering resume building placements in a wide variety of opportunities in the greater Haifa area.

Due to high demand, applications for Boston Haifa Summer 2019 are now closed. Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

BOSTON JERUSALEM

Boston Onward Israel is an immersive internship program offering resume building placements in a wide variety of opportunities in the greater Jerusalem area.

Due to high demand, applications for Boston Jerusalem Summer 2019 are now closed. Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

BOSTON TEL AVIV

Boston Onward Israel is an immersive internship program offering resume building placements in a wide variety of opportunities in the greater Tel Aviv area.

Due to high demand, applications for Boston Tel Aviv Summer 2019 are now closed. Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

CAMP COUNSELOR INTERNSHIP

An internship program for summer camp staff, provided by your camp, the Avi Chai Foundation and Onward Israel. Develop your professional future and build your resume through a custom-made, Jerusalem-based internship program.

Due to high demand, applications for Camp Counselor Summer 2019 are now closed. Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

CHICAGO

Spend eight-weeks living and working in Tel Aviv! Participants are matched with competitive internships in their respective fields of study that offer real-world experience in unique fields.

Due to high demand, applications for Chicago Summer 2019 are now closed. Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

CINCINNATI

Internship. Israel. Interested? 100% paid for.

Due to high demand, applications for Cincinnati Summer 2019 are now closed. Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

CLEVELAND

If you’re between the ages of 20–25ish, life should be a beach…especially if that beach happens to be a few miles away from a fabulous internship.

Due to high demand, applications for Cleveland Summer 2019 are now closed. Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY/BARNARD COLLEGE

Explore your professional interests, build your resume, and experience Israel with other Columbia & Barnard students this summer in Tel Aviv!

Due to high demand, applications for Columbia University/Barnard College Summer 2019 are now closed. Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

COLUMBUS

Develop your professional future and build your resume through a high-level internship side by side with Israeli peers. This 8-week Tel Aviv based internship program places you in a workplace based on your skills, interests and future plans.

Due to high demand, applications for Columbus Summer 2019 are now closed. Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

CORNELL UNIVERSITY

Cornell Hillel Onward Israel is an immersive internship program offering resume building placements in a wide variety of opportunities in the greater Tel Aviv area.

Due to high demand, applications for Cornell University Summer 2019 are now closed. Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

FJL FORUM FOR JEWISH LEADERSHIP

FJL offers outstanding professional development opportunities to bright and ambitious future Jewish leaders. Open to New York-based Jewish students, our range of courses and programs provides an in-depth understanding of the theory and practice of Jewish leadership, as well as Jewish perspectives on a host of legal, political and social issues associated with the modern world. More Info

GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY

GW Hillel Onward Israel participants will get the real-life Israeli experience by living and working in Tel Aviv, one of the most vibrant cities in the world. Participants will be matched with internships that connect to their creative passion and offer real-world experience in unique fields.

Due to high demand, applications for George Washington University Summer 2019 are now closed. Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

GEORGIA

Hillels of Georgia, together with Onward Israel, are excited to offer students a summer internship program in Tel Aviv!

Due to high demand, applications for Georgia Summer 2019 are now closed. Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

HILLEL JERUSALEM

Hillel Onward Israel participants will be matched with internships that connect to their creative passion and offer real-world experience in unique fields. In addition to living in shared accommodations with other Hillel Onward participants, participants will explore Israel and experience living like a local!

Due to high demand, applications for Hillel Jerusalem Summer 2019 are now closed. Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

HILLEL TEL AVIV

Hillel Onward Israel participants will be matched with internships that connect to their creative passion and offer real-world experience in unique fields. In addition to living in shared accommodations with other Hillel Onward participants, participants will explore Israel and experience living like a local!

Due to high demand, applications for Hillel Tel Aviv Summer 2019 are now closed. Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

LOS ANGELES

Travel to Israel with other Angelenos to explore your professional interests, build your resume, and experience Israel like a local. Intern in a field that matches your interests and experience, and in your down time, learn how to build a community to bring back to LA.

Due to high demand, applications for Los Angeles Summer 2019 are now closed.  Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

MIAMI

Have you spent time on a program in Israel? Now it’s time to go back with Onward Israel. Live in Tel Aviv and build your resume with an eight-week internship!

Due to high demand, applications for Miami Summer 2019 are now closed.  Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

MONTREAL

Onward MTL 2019. An unforgettable Israel experience – and an unforgettable boost to your resume, too!

Due to high demand, applications for Montreal Summer 2019 are now closed.  Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

NEVADA

Jewish Nevada’s Onward Israel Internship Program. Have you been on Birthright or a teen summer program in Israel? Got a taste of Israel? Now it’s time to go back with Onward Israel. Develop your professional future and build your resume through a high-level eight-week internship with Israeli peers.

Due to high demand, applications for Nevada Summer 2019 are now closed. Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

NEW YORK

Develop your professional future in Tel Aviv this summer!

Due to high demand, applications for New York Summer 2019 are now closed. Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

NORTH CAROLINA

North Carolina Onward Israel is an immersive internship program offering resume building placements in a wide variety of opportunities in the greater Tel Aviv area.

Due to high demand, applications for North Carolina Summer 2019 are now closed. Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

NORTHERN NEW JERSEY

Join the Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey’s Onward Israel experience to develop professional skills, build your resume, and meet new people.

Due to high demand, applications for Northern New Jersey Summer 2019 are now closed.  Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

ONWARD ISRAELINKS
The Onward IsraeLinks program combines the legendary educational and traveling experience of IsraeLinks with a real life, real Israel, resume-building internship in Jerusalem. You will get to see the land and study about Israel’s society, people, and heritage, while gaining workplace experience in one of the most dynamic and thriving economies in the world.

Due to high demand, applications for Onward IsraeLinks Summer 2019 are now closed. Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

PENN STATE UNIVERSITY
Penn State University Hillel Onward Israel participants will be matched with internships that connect to their creative passion and offer real-world experience in unique fields towards what they are hoping to achieve at Penn State. Participants will explore Israel and experience living like a local with other Penn State students in Tel Aviv!

Due to high demand, applications for Penn State University Summer 2019 are now closed. Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

PHILADELPHIA
Onward Israel Philadelphia helps young adults start up their professional and Jewish futures through immersive, resume-building internships and educational travel in Israel. Through the program, participants will connect with Israel and the Philadelphia Jewish community in unique, fun and meaningful ways while acquiring real-world, professional experience.

PITTSBURGH
Pittsburgh Onward Israel helps young adults earn that extra edge and gain international work experience while living in the city of Tel Aviv. Participants will be matched with internships in their field of interest that will grow them professionally and personally. While living in Tel Aviv, participants will continue to explore Judaism and Israel through various programs provided by the Pittsburgh community and Onward Israel.

Due to high demand, applications for Pittsburgh Summer 2019 are now closed. Don’t miss out on an Onward Israel opportunity this summer. Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

SOUTH PALM BEACH

Have you been on Taglit-Birthright Israel or a teen summer program in Israel? Got a taste of Israel? Now it’s time to go back with Onward Israel. Join our 8-week internship program in Tel Aviv – only $500 plus airfare!

Due to high demand, applications for South Palm Beach Summer 2019 are now closed. Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

TAMID FELLOWSHIP

TAMID trains the next generation of elite business leaders and instills in them a strong and lasting connection to Israel. Our competitive summer internship program places top undergraduate students at companies across the Israeli hi-tech scene.

Due to high demand, applications for Tamid Summer 2019 are now closed. Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

TORONTO

Live like a local. Eat like a local. Work like a local. Onward Israel matches participants with internships that connect them to their creative passion and offer real-world experience in unique fields.

Due to high demand, applications for Toronto Summer 2019 are now closed.  Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL FLORIDA

University of Central Florida Onward is an immersive internship program for Jewish Knights. Onward Israel offers resume building with placements in a wide variety of opportunities in Tel Aviv. Students will have the ability to learn, grow, live and explore abroad with this program.

Due to high demand, applications for University of Central Florida Summer 2019 are now closed.  Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information

UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

International work experiences can give you an edge in the job market. The Onward Israel program matches participants with internships that connect to their creative passion and offer real-world experience in unique fields.

Due to high demand, applications for University of Florida Summer 2019 are now closed.  Please view our remaining open programs to see if you are eligible! Click here for more information