• Israel Tech Challenge Summer Internship

    Launch your tech career this summer in Tel Aviv with a 10-week internship as junior software developer in one of Israel's top tech companies. Our Elite program is designed for excellent Computer Science/Software Engineering students from leading academic institutions. The internship will help you gain the skills you need to begin a successful tech career while enjoying an international experience with excellent CS students like you.


    ITC opens the door for talented young professionals from around the world to pursue careers in technology, in the heart of the startup nation. Our programs offer the most in-demand skills in tech, like cyber security, data science and full stack development. To date, we’ve introduced over 500 new developers to the hi-tech industry.

    The Summer Internship program is designed for top-of-the-class, excellent and driven Computer Science/Software Engineering students in their 2nd or 3rd year of school in a leading academic institution.

    The students that will be accepted to the program will be matched with one of Israel’s most innovative tech companies and intern for 10 weeks as junior software developers.

    This Onward Israel program is operated through a partnership with Israel Tech Challenge (ITC).

    Some of our interns and their placements:

    Basic breakdown of course
    Students who are accepted are matched with a Tel Aviv based tech company to intern as junior software developers. Our placement team will connect you with different companies in order to schedule online interviews and will help you prepare for them in the best way.

    A 10-week Internship in some of the most innovative tech companies and startups in the Israeli high-tech industry, that will help you gain the skills to launch a successful career in tech.



    Important Information

    All participants are responsible for cost of and arranging their own flights. Admission is currently open. Applications will close March 2019 or earlier if the program fills. We offer 20 seats for the 2019 Interns program.

    Program Dates
    June 17th – August 19, 2019

    Program Cost
    *The cost of the program includes a $2000 stipend, accommodations in Tel Aviv, and health insurance for the entire length of the program

    Program includes
    Internship placements in Tel Aviv, housing, insurance, full educational program that includes day trips and activities and other program costs.

    For More Information

    Or contact: info@itc.tech



    Acceptance Criteria

    -Applicants must be Computer Science / Software Engineering students, from a leading academic institution from outside of Israel
    -Applicants must be in the end of their 2nd or 3rd year of studying
    -Applicants must be eligible for an Israeli citizenship according to the Israeli government

    This program is open to young adults  of 19 – 27 years old, who 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)

    Fluency in English

    Previous participation in Taglit-Birthright Israel is encouraged for any eligible applicants

    Apartments style housing in central Tel Aviv area.

    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.