The Government of Israel invites students of Hispanic American backgrounds to apply to a new scholarship aimed at bringing students to Israel to study at top universities. The scholarships are designed to expand studying abroad opportunities for full time Undergraduate and Graduate students. This scholarship aligns with Israel’s mission to establish a cross-cultural bridge between Israelis and Americans of various backgrounds.
•Meet your University’s Undergraduate or Graduate study abroad eligibility requirements. Students studying Political Science, International Relations, Law, Public Policy, Business, Government Relations, Communications or Journalism will be given preference.
•You are applying to an Academic Year, Semester, or Summer study abroad program in Israel.
•You identify as a student of Hispanic origin.
•You are a U.S. Citizen or U.S. Permanent
•Participants will be chosen by representatives of your University and Israeli Representatives.
1. 500-750 word essay answering the following questions: a. What factors attracted you to apply to study abroad in Israel? (Course offerings, location, interests, etc...) b. What academic and personal goals do you hope to achieve during your time abroad?
2. Completed University’s necessary online application forms for study abroad at your program of choice *Optional: Attach your Financial Aid Award letter Deadline: October 1