Masa Israel at Machon Meir
What is Masa Israel?
Masa Israel offers over 200 study, internship, and volunteer opportunities all over Israel lasting between five and twelve months, including the English Department of Machon Meir-Center for Jewish Studies in Jerusalem. Masa provides lucrative scholarships for qualified students between the ages of 18-30. Depending on the participant's financial needs, Masa provides, in general, between 50%- 90% of tuition costs towards study at The English Department of Machon Meir.
The Machon Meir English Department caters to newcomers with little previous Jewish studies background, as well as students with more advanced skills. We provide Jewish studies in the morning, followed by Hebrew Ulpan studies in the afternoon.
At Machon Meir, you will have the opportunity to be immersed in an Israeli environment, while still studying in English. Regularly scheduled trips are an integral part of the program, to enable you to get to know the Land of Israel up close and develop a true love for the land and the people of Israel. Room, board and Ulpan studies are all located on our beautiful campus in Kiryat Moshe, Jerusalem, just minutes from downtown Jerusalem.
In order to receive a scholarship from Masa for study at the English Department at Machon Meir, students must fulfill the following criteria:
1) Commit to study for at least 5 months
2) Be between the ages of 18-30
3) Israeli citizens are not eligible
Additional sources of funding can be provided at this link: www.masaisrael.org/grants/funding
More about Masa Israel Programs
Masa Israel offers many programs. Each program of Masa Israel differentiates in many aspects.
Masa Israel Programs - Program Duration
Masa Israel Journey offers over 200 study, internship, and volunteer opportunities all over Israel lasting between five and twelve months. The Machon Meir Program is a one year program.
Masa Israel Programs - Program Type
Masa Israel Programs - Religious Affiliation
Most of the programs are Orthodox or Unaffiliated (around 120 programs each) and some programs are Conservative, Reform or secular (around 10 programs total). The Machon Meir Program is Orthodox.
Masa Israel Programs - Spoken Language
Masa Israel journey offers programs in the following languages: English, French, Hebrew, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish.
Machon Meir has programs in English, French, Spanish, Russian and Hebrew.
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If our program does not meet your needs you can look for more programs in Masa Israel's Find a Program page.
Masa Israel Grants and Scholarships
Masa Israel offers grants and scholarships to help make the experience more affordable, and collect information about other grants and scholarships available for long-term Israel programs from third party organizations. All Masa Israel participants are eligible to apply for universal grants and need-based scholarships towards the cost of your program. The amount available depends on your country of origin, age, and the length of your program. Your scholarship will be deducted from the total cost of your program.
Masa Israel also helps you to Find Additional Funding through a variety of resources not connected to Masa Israel Journey that can help fund your Israel experience. Many participants find additional funding through their local Jewish Federation, local synagogue or from the following sources.
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