Onward Israel Go Tech
Israel is a global leader, particularly through start-ups, in the high-tech arena, and offers a plethora of opportunities for students and young adults interested in personal and professional advancement in the tech sector. This is your chance to see how the Start-up nation got its name, whether you want to do marketing or business development or coding and programming, interns will be placed in a variety of different positions with new and developing companies at the center of Tel Aviv’s tech scene.
SAMPLE WEEKLY SCHEDULE:
*participants will also take part in two scheduled weekend programs
Evening group meeting: : hear from the co-founder of a hi-tech firm in Israel
Evening: Optional mini-Ulpan class
|Group trip: travel with your group to the south and see how solar energy is used in start ups||Internship|
EXAMPLES OF PAST INTERNSHIPS:
- Jr. Analyst and Financial Researcher Intern at Backed Inc.
- Data Analyst Intern at BiScience
- Venture Capital Intern at Maverick Ventures
- R&D/Software Development Intern at Neomatix
- Marketing and Business Development Intern at Nomadigo
- Market Research Internship at Shoppimon
- Content and Business Development Intern at Snapp
- Foreign Relations and Event Planner for Startau
- Marketing and Business Analysis Internship at Zirra
- Backend Development Intern at BandManage
- Marketing and Sales Intern for Hippotec
Dates: June 7-August 2
Included: Housing, insurance, food stipend, ground transportation and program costs.
All participants are responsible for cost of and arranging their own flights.
This Onward Israel program is operated through a partnership between the Beacon and Shapira Foundations and other lead philanthropists and The Jewish Agency for Israel. It is organized by Israel Experience.
Apartments or dorm-style housing in suburbs of Tel Aviv
This program is open to young adults aged 19-27, from around the world, who are fluent in English, with an interest in working in a tech start-up:
- who have NOT spent more than 3 months collectively in Israel on peer-programming
- who have NOT participated on another Onward Israel or MASA program
- who did NOT complete their secondary education at a Jewish day school in North America
Onward Israel GoTech is one of our global, field of interest based programs, designed for applicants with a specific interest in working and exploring Israel through this topical lens. Preference will be given to applicants who are not eligible for a community based Onward Israel program.
FOR MORE INFORMATION
If you have questions about your eligibility or for more information about these programs in general, please contact Rebecca Zuck at RebeccaZ@jafi.org