• UJIA United Kingdom Onward Israel

    UJIA UK Onward Israel is a 2-month Internship and Leadership programme designed to provide Students and Young Adults from the United Kingdom meaningful internships and training seminars that will set them up for successful careers on campus, in youth movements or in the working world.

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    UJIA Onward Israel will help you build your CV through personalised, high-level internships in the field of their choice. Join other students and young adults from the UK during an 8-week experiential living, learning, leadership and career building programme.

    You will intern for 4 or 5 days a week and enjoy touring days and activities together as a group throughout the summer. During our programme, you will get to experience a weekend shabbaton to the Galil, UJIA’s partnership region. During this weekend participants will see communities on the periphery of Israeli society.

    You will also be given the option to take part in leadership training seminars run by some of the best leaders Israel has to offer.

    During the programme, one of the things that past participants enjoy the most is meeting and building relationships with like-minded people from around the world whilst also exploring Tel Aviv’s exciting nightlife, food, culture and great people.

    Interning through UJIA Onward Israel will give you the leadership skills and relevant experience to gain an advantage on the competition. This is important when building your career in the saturated UK job market.

    Above all you will have the most memorable summer on this unique 8 week programme.

    This Onward Israel program is operated through a partnership between UJIA (United Jewish Israel Appeal) and Masa Israel Journey. It is organized by Sahlav.

    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

    Certificate Granted
    This Onward Israel program is operated through a partnership between Onward Israel and UJIA.

    Program Dates
    23rd June – 18th August

    Program Cost
    £500 + flights

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

    Accommodations
    Dorm-style housing in a central neighborhood of Tel Aviv. The number of participants to a room is dependent on the size of the accommodations and number of participants on the program.

    For More Information Contact
    Natasha Packter
    Masa UK Recruitment and Events Coordinator
    Natasha.packter@ujia.org  +(44)20 7424 6454

    Acceptance Criteria

    Intended for young adults even if you have been on Israel Tour or Birthright Israel.

    This program is open to young adult of 19 – 27 years old from the United Kingdom. The program is designed to take interns through a practical working experience of:
    Tech
    Government/Politics
    Journalism
    Marketing/Social Media/Advertising/PR
    Museums
    Sport
    Art
    Culinary
    Drama
    Music
    Youth Work
    NGOs
    Finance
    Banking, Law, Accountancy

    This programme is for participants who have NOT spent 3 or more months in Israel as part of an educational or peer-program (this includes studying abroad, gap year or any other MASA or Onward Israel program)

    Participants must be fluent in English. We encourage you to apply if you have previous participation on Israel Tour or Birthright Israel.

    Sample Internships

    - Rothschild
    - Deloitte
    - KPMG
    - Modli
    - Weitzmann Institute

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