2018 Summer Opportunities

You have no plans for the upcoming summer? Here are different opportunities available to you!


Diplomatic Seminar for Young Jewish Leaders

Conducted annually by the Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs for young Jewish men and women of outstanding leadership potential,  the seminar is open to participants aged 26-37 from Jewish communities around the world. The MFA will cover full board and lodging, as well as costs of seminar excursions.  Participants are responsible for covering their travel costs. The Seminar will take place in Israel from June 24-July 5, 2018. For more information click here and to apply fill out this application form and send it to information@toronto.mfa.gov.il by April 9, 2018.

CJPAC Summer Internship

CJPAC (the Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee) is hiring summer interns. They are looking for applicants who are interested in Canadian politics. CJPAC is a multi-partisan organization, which means that all party affiliations are welcome. Join their team and you’ll have the opportunity to help our community have a real impact in the democratic process. As a CJPAC intern, you will have the opportunity to meet with elected officials, political activists, and community leaders, while participating in programs to enhance your political and professional skills.

The CJPAC Internship Program is 40 hours per week and runs from May 2018 to August 2018 in CJPAC’s Toronto and Montreal offices. It is open to current or graduating post-secondary students.

To apply and for more information click here. Applications close on February 28th.

Spend the summer  in New York City

CLIP, a PAID summer internship experience at The Bronfman Center at NYU, is seeking applicants for their summer 2018 cohort! They believe there are two essential ingredients to start your dream career: job experience and a vibrant network of peers and professionals. CLIP has both: CLIP matches undergraduate students with internships at a variety of organizations and agencies while introducing them to peers and professionals interested in the same fields.
Learn more here. 

Amir Farm

Amir Farm is a Jewish-founded organization that helps summer camps run community gardens and farm programs at their camps. They are looking for college students and recent graduates from a diverse range of backgrounds to fill the following positions for the summer 2018:

Amir Farmer

Amir Farm Manager

To apply click here.

Hebrew Mini Camp

We are looking for a teacher that speaks fluent Hebrew to run a mini-camp for three 4/5 year old girls at our house at Dundas and Ossington. The camp would be based out of our house with activities taking place in the neighborhood at the AGO, swimming pools etc. If interested, please email Ran Goel at ran@freshcityfarms.com for more details.

Birthright Israel

Are you looking to go to Israel for free this summer? Click here to find out more!

Tel Aviv University

Study abroad at TAU is a transformative experience in the perfect city for international students! Join us for a semester or a year in the cultural and economic heart of Israel. Study alongside students from all over the world, and take fascinating courses on topics from across TAU’s academic faculties. For more information click here.

Hebrew University

Consistently ranked one of the World’s Top 100 universities and Top 25 schools outside of the US, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem invites international students to Israel to experience the outstanding, first-class overseas study abroad programs offered at the Rothberg International School. Click here to find out more.

Israel Summer Bunisess Academy (ISBA)

An opportunity for undergrads to study and immerse themselves in the Israeli business environment. The ISBA offers course credit that will transfer back to a student’s home institution. For more information visit Israel Summer Business Academy (ISBA).

Onward Israel

Spend 2 months in Tel Aviv at an Internship of your choice. When you’re not interning, see parts of Israel you have never experienced before. For more information visit Onward Israel.

Magen David Adom

Magen David Adom offers hands-on first aid and emergency-care experience in Israel. The program begins with a week-long intensive first aid training course, followed by work alongside some of the medics and paramedics going out in ambulances and dealing with real-life situations. Want to learn more? Visit Magen David Adom! 


Have you always been curious to learn more about the IDF? Marva is your opportunity to experience the beauty and challenges of Israel through the eyes of the IDF. Applicants have to be highly motivated. To find out more click here.

JNF University (JNFU)

JNFU was developed for individuals on campus to offer programming and events, missions to Israel and forums with young Jewish leaders. If this sounds interesting to you find out more on their website!

2018 Community Leadership Program Summer Retreat (CLP) at the Shalom Hartman Institute

Our societies in America and in Israel are falling short of achieving our ethical aspirations. The demise of civil discourse, widespread cynicism about democratic principles, and misbehavior by flawed leaders are a few of the central symptoms of this gap between our professed values and our lived reality. How can Jewish values inform our conversation about the dilemmas posed by this widening gap? Click here for more informtaino and to apply for a timely exploration of character development and ethical leadership in the Jewish tradition this summer.

Pardes Summer Programs 2018

Join the Summer 2018 Pardes Executive Learning Seminar on ‘War & Peace: The Challenges of Sovereignty’ (June 24-28, 2018). Recharge at Pardes in Israel for 5 days and immerse in luxurious learning, both inside and outside of the classroom, with the world-class Pardes Faculty. Find out more and book at pardes.org.il/executive.
You can also join us for a fabulous summer of immersive learning, with 2, 3 and 5-week options. Limited grants available for student leaders, young Jewish communal professionals, and others. Click here or contact haley@pardes.org for more information.

Summer Internship In Israel

Boost your career with a top quality internship program in Israel. Intern at one of the country’s best companies and organizations with Top Israel Interns. Stay for a semester, or just for the summer. Get trendy apartment accommodation in Jerusalem or Tel Aviv, career advancement programming, tours of the country and more. Scholarships of up to $4500 available!  http://www.topisraelinterns.com

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