NFTY in Israel provides an opportunity for outstanding high school students to spend a summer in Israel. The experience is intended to develop young leadership and to increase Jewish identity. Participants will hike, climb, discover, and explore with new friends from across the continent. Teens return home with significant personal accomplishments, meaningful memories and stories they will never forget.EIE Summer Session provides an opportunity for teens to spend their summer in Israel studying and learning. By combining classroom and field study, students witness in a "hands-on" manner the flow of Jewish history. They also study Hebrew, as it is a crucial tool in understanding both ancient and modern Israeli history and culture. Students become an integral part of life on the kibbutz where the program is based. Teens can also earn course credit at home for the classes they take in Israel.
To learn more about NFTY in Israel program options, please visit the URJ's NFTY in Israel site at http://www.nftyisrael.org/.