KAHAL GLOBAL AMBASSADORS
WHO IS A GLOBAL AMBASSADOR?
Someone with passion for community and relationship building
Someone with energy to dedicate 2-3 hours per week to the role
Someone with creativity harnessed to innovate and engage
Someone with strength to overcome challenges and roadblocks
Someone with positivity with a passion for diversity and engagement
Someone with Jewish Identity and a desire to build a stronger Jewish future
“Being a KAHAL Global Ambassador was the best part of my time abroad. Through this experience, not only was I able to hang out with locals and learn about their traditions, but I felt like I really made a difference in my new home.”
- Lauren Grobois, Spring '18, Copenhagen, Denmark
KAHAL ORIENTATION SEMINAR AT PARDES INSTITUTE, JERUSALEM, JANUARY 3-7, 2020
As a Global Ambassador, you’ll join your peers on a unique, exclusive leadership development program at the Pearlstone Center. There, you’ll experience five immersive days with KAHAL staff, Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies staff, and a cohort of interesting students who will be studying all over the world. You’ll learn from world-class Jewish educators and develop lifelong personal and professional skills which will serve you long after you return home. This exclusive training program will develop skills related to:
Jewish text study and exploration
And much more!
APPLICATION PROCESS: Apply below, rolling applications!
WHAT MAKES A GLOBAL AMBASSADOR?
You must be studying abroad and abroad for at least 9 weeks in one of the following destinations: Amsterdam, Barcelona, Buenos Aires, Copenhagen, Dublin, Florence, Hong Kong, Jerusalem, London, Madrid, Paris, Prague, Rome, Sevilla, Sydney, Tel Aviv AND Semester at Sea
You must be a local student, studying full time in one of the following locations:
Barcelona, Florence, Madrid, Prague, Rome, Sydney
Applicants that advance to the final round will be invited to a video interview to take place on a rolling basis. Successful candidates will be notified of their acceptance by mid-November.
Attend the Global Ambassador Orientation Seminar at Pardes Institute, Jerusalem between January 3-7!
In addition to a $300 stipend paid to all KAHAL Global Ambassadors, those accepted into the program are eligible to receive a flight stipend of up to $800 for their flights to/from Jerusalem. Interested applicants should connect with KAHAL prior to booking flights to their study abroad destinations. Please reach out to Talia@KahalAbroad.org for any questions regarding stipends, flight sponsorship, or other logistical concerns.
Have the study abroad semester of a lifetime as a KAHAL Global Ambassador!