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Study Abroad Opportunities in Israel
Nachshon Project Fellows spend the second semester of their junior year of college tuition free studying at the Rothberg International School at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. In addition to their regular course load, fellows participate in Nachshon Project seminars, lectures, and trips that help them strengthen their Jewish identity and create a stronger connection to Israel. Upon completing the undergraduate part of the program, Nachshon Project Fellows become eligible to apply for graduate school fellowships. Apply today and you may be among 40 Nachshon Project Fellows departing for Jerusalem for the spring 2018 semester! Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.TheNachshonProject.com for more information
Opportunities for Summer 2019:
Lewis Summer Internship
The Hillels of Illinois Harriet and Maurice Lewis Family Summer Intern Program (LSIP) is an eight-week paid work/study internship program hosted by agencies and/or departments of the Jewish United Fund/ Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago. This prestigious program has evolved to meet the professional and communal needs of Jewish students today – students who are captivated by Jewish community building and are interested in developing their own professional portfolio.
Kefiada Summer Camp in Israel
Kefiada, JUF’s English-immersion, American style day camp in Kiryat Gat-Lachish-Shafir, Israel, is looking for Illinois college students to work as camp counselors this summer. Kefiada provides a bridge over the summer for Israeli students, grades 4th – 6th, to retain the English that they have learned during the school year and expand on it in a fun, structured way.
Interested applicants should either be from Chicago originally or go to school in Illinois and do not need to speak Hebrew. There are no program costs for counselors, room and board are provided free and flight stipends are provided.
Amir is a Jewish-founded organization that helps summer camps run community garden and farm programs at their camps. They are recruiting for Amir Farmer and Amir Farm Manager and are looking for Jewish college students and recent graduates to fill these roles. Farmers are placed at one of their partner summer camps and work at that camp for the summer, running a farm and an education program centered around Jewish values and thought for the campers. Questions? Email Andrew Davidov. Apply here!
other Job Opportunities:
Customer Success Specialist at ServiceBridge
Day to day, this person will be the first line of support for our users when they have questions or troubles with the technology. They will be communicating mostly via email and live chat but sometimes on the phone. We are not requiring candidates have previous troubleshooting experience but are looking for someone who has customer service experience. The ideal candidate would be patient and a quick-learner. This job would be perfect for someone just starting out who wants to get their feet wet in a fast-paced and collaborative environment within a growing technology company. We are looking for someone to sit in the Chicago office. Questions? Email Sabrina St. Peter.