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Jewish Studies

Masa Israel Journey offers a range of Jewish Studies programs designed to deepen your connection to our traditions and to the Jewish people.
 
Programs range from rigorous interdisciplinary studies of the Jewish people and civilization at some of the world’s top universities to Torah instruction and study at Israel’s leading yeshivas and seminaries.
 
Delve into the history of the Jewish people, explore your own Jewish identity, gain familiarity with a wide variety of Jewish texts or study to become a Jewish communal professional.
 
Your Jewish Studies experience in Israel awaits. Find it here.

 

J.C.T. - Tochnit Mechulevet

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Program Description

Combining a schedule of Jewish studies and academic courses in the fields of technology and business, this program is equivalent to a first year of college enhanced by a strong support system of professional staff. Students are fully integrated with their Israeli counterparts both in courses, dormitory life and extra-curricular activities.
 
Students choose courses from all the departments at Machon Lev; in Jewish studies, they participate in the Beit Midrash learning program, and for academics, they choose courses from the various departments to include Engineering, Computers, Biochemistry, Electro-Optics, Applied Physics, Management, Marketing, Accounting, and Education.
  • Main Subject: Jewish Studies, Freshman Year Studies, Gap Year (Programs)
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  • Keywords:
  • Engineering, Intensive Hebrew Language, Jewish Studies, Pre-Aliyah 
  • Duration:
  • 10.5, 11 Months 
  • Age:
  • 16-30 
  • Language:
  • French 
  • Religious Affiliation:
  • Orthodox 
  • Organizer:
  • Jerusalem College of Technology 
  • Program appears on grant application as:
  • J.C.T. - Tochnit Mechulevet 
  • Accommodation:
  • Included 
  • Meals:
  • Included 
  • Program Contact Information:
  • Benjamin Touati 
  • (p):972 2 675 1029 
  • bintouati@gmail.com 
  • http://www.jct.ac.il 
  • Program Dates:
  • August 04,2017 - July 05,2018, JERUSALEM, $12500   Apply to this program

Hamaor Hagadol

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Program Description

Central Yeshiva Tomchei Tmimim, located in the rural and pastoral village of Kfar Chabad—far from the hubbub and commotion of big city life (yet located in the center of Israel)—is the perfect place to spend a year of study and growth in Israel.
  • Main Subject: Jewish Studies
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  • Keywords:
  • Education, Jewish Studies 
  • Duration:
  • 9 Months 
  • Age:
  • 16-30 
  • Open to:
  • Male 
  • Language:
  • English 
  • Religious Affiliation:
  • Orthodox 
  • Organizer:
  • Central Yeshiva Tomchei Tmimim 
  • Program appears on grant application as:
  • Hamaor Hagadol 
  • Price:
  • $ 10800 
  • Accommodation:
  • Included 
  • Meals:
  • Included 
  • Program Contact Information:
  • Menachem Karasik 
  • (p):972 8 922 4392 / 923 2628 
  • karasik@ohrtmimim.org 
  • Program Dates:
  • November 02,2016 - July 27,2017  Apply to this program

Shaalvim for Women

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Program Description

At Sha'alvim for Women, young Orthodox women are empowered to become independent Torah learners and Torah thinkers and prepared for a life dedicated to Torah, Am Yisrael, Eretz Yisrael and Medinat Yisrael. In a caring and warm environment infused with ruach and excitement, you will develop the study habits, learning skills, and middot to shape your character and guide you throughout your life.
 
Sha'alvim for Women provides a warm and caring environment that engages your mind, your heart and your soul and helps you grow in yirat shamayim, ahavat HaShem, derech eretz and avodah shebalev (tefila).
  • Main Subject: Jewish Studies, Gap Year (Programs)
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  • Keywords:
  • Jewish Studies 
  • Duration:
  • 9.5 Months 
  • Age:
  • 16-30 
  • Open to:
  • Female 
  • Religious Affiliation:
  • Orthodox 
  • Organizer:
  • Yeshivat Shaalvim 
  • Program appears on grant application as:
  • Shaalvim for Women 
  • Price:
  • $ 25500 
  • Accommodation:
  • Included 
  • Meals:
  • Included 
  • Program Contact Information:
  • Diane Horwitz 
  • (p):972 2-678 4062 
  • sfw.shaalvim@gmail.com 
  • http://www.shaalvim.org/sfw 
  • Program Dates:
  • August 29,2017 - June 11,2018  Apply to this program

Bnei Akiva - MTA

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Program Description

On MTA, you’ll have a year of learning Torah in some of the best institutions that Israel has to offer. During the times when you are not at Yeshiva or Midrasha, we’ll provide a full schedule of activities letting you really live and feel the pulse of the Land of Israel. Various volunteer options, together with seminars about current Jewish and Israeli issues, will complement the educational goals of MTA.
 

For more information, contact:

Michael Rainsbury
 
 
 +972-526000169
  • Main Subject: Jewish Studies, Gap Year (Programs)
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  • Keywords:
  • Intensive Hebrew Language, Israel/Middle Eastern Studies, Jewish Studies 
  • Duration:
  • 11 Months 
  • Age:
  • 16-30 
  • Open to:
  • Co-Ed 
  • Language:
  • English 
  • Religious Affiliation:
  • Orthodox 
  • Organizer:
  • Bnei Akiva 
  • Program appears on grant application as:
  • Bnei Akiva - MTA 
  • Accommodation:
  • Included 
  • Meals:
  • Included 
  • Program Contact Information:
  • Chava Weisblatt 
  • (p):972 2 620 9012 
  • chava@worldbneiakiva.org 
  • http://www.bneiakiva.net/hachshara/index.htm 
  • Program Dates:
  • January 25,2018 - December 30,2018, JERUSALEM, $25500   Apply to this program

Migdal Oz - Stella K. Abraham Beit Midrash for Women

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Program Description

The Migdal Oz Beit Midrash for women is built upon a conviction that the world of Torah and limmud serves as the primary focal point from which each student can blossom and deepen her connection to Hashem. In addition to intellectual endeavors, the program provides you the opportunity to face challenges in the spiritual realm, striving for constant effort and growth in Yirat Shamayim and commitment to Halacha.
 
The program for overseas students is completely integrated into the Israeli program, and is ideal for students with a serious commitment to Torah study who wish to progress in their avodat Hashem while developing a strong bond with Israel. Its curriculum focuses on four major areas: Gemara, Halacha, Tanach, and Jewish Thought, and is unique among programs for young women in that the bulk of study revolves around the Beit Midrash.
  • Main Subject: Jewish Studies, Gap Year (Programs)
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  • Keywords:
  • Jewish Studies 
  • Duration:
  • 10 Months 
  • Age:
  • 16-30 
  • Open to:
  • Female 
  • Language:
  • Hebrew, English 
  • Religious Affiliation:
  • Orthodox 
  • Organizer:
  • Yeshivat Har Etzion 
  • Program appears on grant application as:
  • Migdal Oz - Stella K. Abraham Beit Midrash for Women 
  • Price:
  • $ 23500 
  • Accommodation:
  • Included 
  • Meals:
  • Included 
  • Program Contact Information:
  • Racheli Schmell 
  • (p):972 2 9934520/1 
  • schmellrachel@gmail.com 
  • http://www.skamigdaloz.org/ 
  • Program Dates:
  • August 25,2017 - June 25,2018  Apply to this program

Yeshivat Heichal Eliyahu - Chana Chekoula Torah

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Program Description

Yeshivat Hekhal Eliyahu offers an intensive program of study for young men who want to learn Torah, enabling students to study independently and discover the key texts for understanding the basics of Emunah. Not only will you obtain knowledge, but also to receive training and personal spiritual tools needed to face the world with the true values ​​of the Torah.
 
The Yeshiva is for young people who already have the basics and have the will to pursue futher study. Teaching is in Hebrew, with some French courses offered. Rabbis who speak French will work with the students who need additional help.
  • Main Subject: Jewish Studies, Gap Year (Programs)
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  • Keywords:
  • Jewish Studies 
  • Duration:
  • 11 Months 
  • Age:
  • 16-30 
  • Open to:
  • Male 
  • Language:
  • French, Hebrew 
  • Religious Affiliation:
  • Orthodox 
  • Organizer:
  • Yeshivat Heichal Eliyahu 
  • Program appears on grant application as:
  • Yeshivat Heichal Eliyahu - Chana Chekoula Torah 
  • Accommodation:
  • Included 
  • Meals:
  • Included 
  • Program Contact Information:
  • Nahum Botschko 
  • (p):972 2 997 2023 
  • nahumbo@gmail.com 
  • http://www.toraisrael.com 
  • Program Dates:
  • August 23,2017 - July 19,2018, KOKHAV YA'AQOV, $11000   Apply to this program

Bnei Akiva - Lehava

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Program Description

Lehava is an uplifting, inspiring, and empowering year in Israel with Bnei Akiva. You'll learn new skills, hone old ones, develop your Jewish identity and adapt to new environments - all while enjoying the group experience.
 
The programme includes time at our leadership institute, a Jewish studies segment, and volunteering on Kibbutz, as well as Magen David Adom and Marva army experience. Lehava is all about learning and giving. It's a year for yourself, but also a chance to contribute to society around you.
  • Main Subject: Experiential Programs, Ulpan Hebrew Language Studies, Youth Movement Studies
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  • Keywords:
  • Education, Intensive Hebrew Language, Israel/Middle Eastern Studies, Jewish Studies, Social Action / Volunteering 
  • Duration:
  • 9 Months 
  • Age:
  • 16-30 
  • Open to:
  • Co-Ed 
  • Language:
  • Hebrew, English 
  • Religious Affiliation:
  • Orthodox 
  • Organizer:
  • Bnei Akiva 
  • Program appears on grant application as:
  • Bnei Akiva - Lehava 
  • Price:
  • $ 21500 
  • Accommodation:
  • Included 
  • Meals:
  • Included 
  • Program Contact Information:
  • Chava Weisblatt 
  • (p):972 2 620 9012 
  • chava@worldbneiakiva.org 
  • http://www.hachshara.org 
  • Program Dates:
  • September 05,2017 - June 05,2018  Apply to this program

Betar - Shevet Achim

Program Description

  • Main Subject: Ulpan Hebrew Language Studies, Jewish Studies
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  • Keywords:
  • Intensive Hebrew Language, Israel/Middle Eastern Studies, Jewish Studies, Pre-Aliyah 
  • Duration:
  • 10.5, 11 Months 
  • Age:
  • 16-30 
  • Open to:
  • Male 
  • Language:
  • French 
  • Religious Affiliation:
  • Orthodox 
  • Organizer:
  • World Betar 
  • Program appears on grant application as:
  • Betar - Shevet Achim 
  • Accommodation:
  • Included 
  • Meals:
  • Included 
  • Program Contact Information:
  • Rachel Mendelovich 
  • (p):972 2 679 2954 
  • Rachel@betar.org.il 
  • http://www.betar.org.il 
  • Program Dates:
  • August 27,2017 - July 19,2018, JERUSALEM, $12500   Apply to this program

Yeshivat Yishrei Lev

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Program Description

Yishrei Lev provides its talmidim with a "classical yeshiva" experience, while embracing the realities of the contemporary Orthodox community. Yishrei Lev is marked by a high level of learning and instilling in its students a love for, and commitment to, Torah, Klal Yisrael, and Eretz Yisrael.
 
At Yishrei Lev, we provide a structure in the daily schedule which allows the students to realize tangible accomplishments in their learning. The program focuses on advanced Gemara study but emphasizes and includes daily study of Chumash, Halacha L'Maaseh, Jewish philosophy and Mussar. The students in the Yeshiva enjoy the benefits of totally accessible Rabbeim who guide them as they develop into well rounded, balanced Bnei Torah. Our Rabbeim and Kollel members live around the Yeshiva and the talmidim become part of their extended family.
  • Main Subject: Jewish Studies, Gap Year (Programs)
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  • Keywords:
  • Jewish Studies 
  • Duration:
  • 10 Months 
  • Age:
  • 16-30 
  • Open to:
  • Male 
  • Language:
  • English 
  • Religious Affiliation:
  • Orthodox 
  • Organizer:
  • Yeshivat Yishrei Lev 
  • Program appears on grant application as:
  • Yeshivat Yishrei Lev 
  • Price:
  • $ 24500 
  • Accommodation:
  • Included 
  • Meals:
  • Included 
  • Program Contact Information:
  • Yaakov Blinder 
  • (p):052-3684730 
  • yishrei@gmail.com 
  • http://www.yishrei.org 
  • Program Dates:
  • August 23,2017 - June 18,2018  Apply to this program