New Israel Fund is currently inviting applications from college graduate students in US and Canada residents for its Social Justice Fellowships 2016-2017.The NIF/Shatil Social Justice Fellowship is a one-of-a kind 10 month experience where fellows spend 4 days a week on the front lines of social change in Israel at one of the premiere Israeli non-governmental (NGO) social change organizations.
The goals of the NIF/Shatil Social Justice Fellowship are three fold: to provide much needed assistance to Israeli NGO’s; to provide a meaningful Fellowship experience for highly qualified Fellows; and to grow the NIF family in the US. NIF/Shatil’s goal in placing fellows in Israeli NGO’s is to help strengthen social change organizations in Israel.Focus Areas
Safeguarding Human Rights and Democratic Institutions
Shared Society and Combating Racism
Social and Economic Justice
What Fellowships Cover?
Fellowships include a modest stipend, place young Jewish activists in Israeli NGOs for a year of in-depth contribution and learning.
Applicants must be college graduates by the start of the Fellowship year.
Only U.S. and Canadian residents are eligible for the Fellowships.
Israeli permanent residents are not eligible to receive an NIF/Shatil Social Justice Fellowship.
How to Apply
Applicants must submit their application with the following material by email only: