• Onward Israel Photography Fundamentals & Social Media Management

    A mix of theory and practice, this Onward Israel program provides the platform to study a professional course, while developing skills and deepening connections with Israel and Israeli life.


    In this program, you’ll have the choice to either learn how to bring together the elements of photography or learn key digital marketing strategies. By the end of either course, you’ll learn how to plan, implement, and execute these skills according to your need, while eating and breathing Israeli culture in this month-long immersive adventure.

    Important Information

    Start Date
    July 31, 2022

    All participants will be  Birthright Israel alumni, and are responsible for the cost of and arranging your own flights to Israel. If you are participating directly after the Birthright Israel program you will be responsible for the change and cost fee of the flight. If you join the program right after participating in a Birthright Israel program you will be required to arrange your own accommodation and health insurance between the end of the Birthright Israel program and the beginning of this program.

    Program Cost
    Participants will be required to submit a 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 once the program fills. Spaces are limited.

    Course options include:
    -Photography fundamentals & editing course
    -Social media management & digital course

    Acceptance Criteria

    This program is open to young adults from around the world with an interest in studying in Photography or Social Media Management

    Between 19-27 years old (or at least one full year post – high school at the start of the program) 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)

    Fluent in English

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

    Apartments or dorm-style housing in the Tel Aviv area. The number of participants to an apartment or room is dependent on the size of the accommodation and number of participants on the program.

    Zvika Krupel zvikak@authenticisrael.com

    Please note, those who participate in an Onward for Birthright Alumni program will not be able to participate in an additional Onward Israel program in the future.