OFFICE HOURS

INTERNSHIP AT HOME

INTERNSHIP ABROAD

ISRAEL OPPORTUNITIES

SIGN UP FOR OFFICES HOURS

KAHAL will offer ongoing office hours to talk to you about your options, decompress, and discuss what the experience means for your Jewish future. Please sign up HERE or email CovidInfo@KahalAbroad.org and someone from the KAHAL extended team will reach out to you within 24 hours.

SIGN UP FOR INTERNSHIP AT HOME

Are you interested in boosting your resume and gaining real world experience through an internship at home this semester? Utilizing our network, KAHAL will provide opportunities by matching students with employers based on interests and availability. Fill out this form to start the process!

SUMMER INTERNSHIP ABROAD

For students fluent in Spanish, the Jewish community of Mexico City has offered to place any student impacted with an internship in a Jewish communal institution in Mexico City. Please email CovidInfo@KahalAbroad.org with interest and we will provide further details about the opportunity.

Provided by The Intern Group, one KAHAL student impacted by the virus will receive a scholarship for a 6 week international program including a leading internship in their field, accommodation, professional development tools, a career coaching session, social and cultural events, access to a licensed therapist online. This scholarship will not include flights, daily food and drink, or any visa fees. Application due to KAHAL by Friday, March 13th.  APPLY HERE

OPPORTUNITIES IN ISRAEL

Immersive experiences studying and interning abroad in Israel: Coordinated by MASA Israel, the Hebrew University and Destination Israel have already confirmed hundreds of impromptu spots available to students impacted by COVID-19. While we can’t hope to deliver a comparable experience to that which students desired in Italy or elsewhere, this moment presents a unique opportunity to connect students to an immersive and meaningful Israel experience while also solving a key academic crisis. Please note, at this time Israel is requiring anyone coming from a variety of EU countries to undergo a 14-day self-quarantine, which can be accomplished through an extended stay in any country not specifically-designated:

STUDY ABROAD IN ISRAEL

University Enrollment in Israel: All impacted students are eligible to enroll into IDC Herzliya or Hebrew University in Jerusalem, which have both opened up hundreds of spaces for Jewish students impacted by this situation for the semester which begins on March 20thThis opportunity will close at the end of next week, so if you are interested please join KAHAL’s online community or email CovidInfo@KahalAbroad.org.

Financial Support for Israel Experiences: MASA will provide every eligible participant a grant towards participating in these programs in. Grant amounts are determined by factors such as age, home country, length of program, etc. In addition, need-based scholarships are available. KAHAL is in conversations with funders now in an attempt to secure additional funding toward these experiences, but most are not cost-prohibitive based on need and the discounts being offered to students impacted at this time. To find out more about available funding, apply here.

INTERN IN ISRAEL

Internships in Israel: All impacted students are eligible to participate in an immersive internship placement program in Israel through Destination Israel, which has made hundreds of spaces available to Jewish students impacted by this situation. Internships will begin March 31stThis opportunity will close at the end of next week, so if you are interested please join KAHAL’s online community or email CovidInfo@KahalAbroad.org.

Financial Support for Israel Experiences: MASA will provide every eligible participant a grant towards participating in these programs in. Grant amounts are determined by factors such as age, home country, length of program, etc. In addition, need-based scholarships are available. KAHAL is in conversations with funders now in an attempt to secure additional funding toward these experiences, but most are not cost-prohibitive based on need and the discounts being offered to students impacted at this time. To find out more about available funding, apply here.