​Global Village


The Global Village for Future Leaders of Business and Industry® is an applied leadership, cross cultural training program designed for young professionals and experienced students (ages 21-35) who share the dream of building a leadership career in business and industry, who want to make a positive change in life, and who want to form an active and global network.

The Global Village for Future Leaders of Business and Industry at the Iacocca Institute at Lehigh University, Pennsylvania
USA is a unique five-week educational program for future entrepreneurs from around the world. Each year, the program admits about 100 Iacocca Interns from over 45 countries. The Iacocca institute will give each selected IDC student scholarship, covering up to about 45% of the program fee.



By participating in the program, students will:


  • Enhance leadership skills
  • Develop a network of friends who are current and future
  • leaders and entrepreneurs
  • Clarify career goals from a "mountain top" perspective
  • Learn how to conduct international business from
  • outstanding executives in the USA
  • Improve teamwork skills


Application process:


Submit the following :


  • Curriculum Vita
  • Academic records
  • Passport Photo
  • Statement of interest
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Evidence of English Proficiency (example TOEFL, written letter from professor, proof of studies in English language school)
  • Example of Entrepreneurial activities (advantage)

Submit to: GV@idc.ac.il


Deadline: 10th of March, 2017
For more information about the program please visit Lehigh University