Dates and Venue

The application for the 2024 Fellowship is now closed. To apply for the 2025 Fellowship, you must be in 11th grade in the fall of 2024, be from the U.S. or Canada, and self-identify as Jewish. To apply next year, please add your name to our interest form.

If you are an adult who works with teens, please fill out this form.

Dates for 2024 Fellowship Year*:

The Fellowship year begins with a summer in Israel and the U.S., and continues with virtual monthly meetings and a winter and spring seminar in the U.S., typically in the Northeast.

  • Summer Seminar: June 25 – July 29, 2024
  • Winter Seminar: January 23-28, 2025 (tentative)
  • Spring Seminar: April 6-9, 2025

*Note: These dates do not include virtual monthly meetings that occur in between the in-person seminars.

Application at a Glance

  • Application Opens: mid-August, 2023
  • Virtual Info Sessions: Prospective applicants, parents, and educators are invited to join one of our two virtual info sessions (sign up for whichever one is more convenient). Teens are also welcome to join our Q&A session, a more informal Zoom where they can talk directly to recent Fellows.
  • Application Deadline: December 4, 2023
  • Deadline for receipt of recommendations and transcript: December 6, 2023