Spend eight weeks living and working in Tel Aviv! Onward İsrael ATID offers participants the opportunity to live and work in İsrael while developing valuable career skills, exploring İsraeli culture and society.


    Onward İsrael ATID offers participants the opportunity for 19-27 year olds from Turkey to live an work in İsrael while developing valuable career skills, exploring İsraeli culture and society.

    Participants on Onward Israel programs that are run in partnership with Masa may return to Israel on long-term Masa programs after Onward Israel. They may also be eligible for additional scholarships from Masa to help fund their participation, although the size of that scholarship may be influenced by prior participation on Onward Israel. For details please contact Masa Israel Journey directly.

    Important Information

    June 19 – August 14

    Program Cost
    $ 600

    All participants are responsible for cost of and arranging their own flights.

    Participants will be required to submit a $150 program security deposit in cash upon arrival in Israel. Deposits will be refunded at the end of the program pending good standing. Admission is rolling. Applications will close on March 30, 2018 or earlier if the program fills.

    İncludes housing, insurance, modest food stipend, ground transportation and program costs.

    The actual cost of the Onward İsrael program is much higher and is subsidized up to 70% by Onward İsrael, private donors, and local Jewish communities and institutions.

    Participants in programs which are part of the Onward/Masa partnership may be eligible for additional scholarships. For more information call Onward İsrael or your local partner.


    Acceptance Criteria

    Applicants between 19-27 years old (who have finished at least one year of the university at the start of the program) who are from Turkey and have NOT spent 3 or more months in Israel as part of an educational or peer-program (this includes semester abroad, gap year or any other MASA or Onward Israel program)

    Fluent in English

    Previous participation in Taglit-Birthright Israel is encouraged but not required


    Apartments or dorm-style housing in Tel Aviv or  Tel Aviv suburbs.

    The number of participants to an apartment or room is dependent on the size of the accommodations and number of participants on the program.

    While meeting common standards, Onward Israel housing differs by program and even within a program. To learn more about this and other Onward Israel housing details, please visit our housing FAQ.

    Sample Internships

    Business Development internship with social media start-up
    Analyst internship at services management company
    Marketing an PR
    Research internship at local university
    Web development internship with a software company

    Not sure what type of internship you are looking for or unsure if you can find it in Israel? Our internship coordinators work one-on-one with each participant!

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