Scholarships for Study in Israel in Spring 2018

The Robert A. and Sandra S. Borns Jewish Studies Program at Indiana University

Study in Israel–Overseas Study Presidential Match Scholarships for Spring 2018

Application Deadline: Friday, November 10, 2017

The Robert A. and Sandra S. Borns Jewish Studies Program at Indiana University is pleased to announce Overseas Study Presidential Match Scholarships for Studies in Israel for Spring 2018. These scholarships may be used to support IU Bloomington undergraduate students who study through IU Overseas Study at the Rothberg International School at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem or at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Tel Aviv University, or the University of Haifa.

Scholarship Amounts:

Scholarships will range from $500 to $10,000. Students will automatically be considered for all scholarships.

Eligibility:

  • Any full-time Indiana University Bloomington undergraduate
  • 3.2 cumulative GPA or higher
  • Studying during Spring 2018 at the Rothberg International School at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem through IU Overseas Study, at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, at Tel Aviv University, or at the University of Haifa.
  • Students applying to external programs (i.e., Nachshon) are eligible to apply.

Selection Criteria:

Preference is given to students studying at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem through IU Overseas Study.

Awards will be competitive and based on academic achievement, financial need, and duration of study abroad.

Application Procedure:

  • For students applying through IU Overseas Study to the Rothberg International School at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem apply through IU Overseas Study – checking “yes” to consideration for Presidential Match Scholarship.
  • Students applying directly to Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Tel Aviv University, or the University of Haifa should print and fill out the application form and have two recommenders print and fill out forms that can be found at: www.indiana.edu/~jsp/undergraduates/funding_israel.shtml Application may be e-mailed (iujsp@indiana.edu), FAXed (812 855-4314), mailed, or hand delivered to: Israel Scholarships, Borns Jewish Studies Program, Indiana University, Global & International Studies  Building, 355 N. Jordan Ave., GISB 4-East, Bloomington, IN 47405-1105. Recommenders can also submit via e-mail, FAX, mail, or hand delivery.
  • Questions: Email iujsp@indiana.edu or call (812) 855-0453.

Scholarships awarded may include: Harry A. Alpert, J.D. and Jeanette Solotken Alpert Overseas Study Scholarship, Irving and Sylvia Borns Fund for Overseas Study Scholarship, David and Amy Cook Overseas Study Scholarship, Fredric M. and Esther G. Fogle Fund for Overseas Study in Israel, Karl and Rosey Krakovitz Overseas Study Scholarship, Andrew C. and Jane A. Mallor Overseas Study Scholarship, Louis L. and Sybil S. Mervis Overseas Study Scholarship, Jeffrey B. and Ilene S. New Overseas Study, Scholarship, Marilyn R. Shevitz Overseas Study Scholarship, David and Sylvia Zabinsky Overseas Study Scholarship.

These scholarships are made possible by generous donors: Barbara and Joe Alpert, Sandra and Bob Borns, The David M. Cook Foundation, Esther Fogle, Rosey Krakovitz, Jane and Andy Mallor, Sybil and Lou Mervis, Ilene and Jeff New, and Leona and Reuben Shevitz.

 

 

 

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