Application Process

Who is eligible to apply to the Program?

Jewish Day School students entering 11th and 12th grades in September 2018.

When is the Program?

July 1st -August 6th, 2018.

*Gadna Extension returns on August 10th.

How do I apply?

Please submit:

A complete online application form

$200 US non-refundable application fee paid by credit card (submitted with the application form)

Digital picture uploaded with the application form


Are scholarships available?

The Koby Mandell Foundation does not provide scholarships for its Summer in Israel Programs. However, most local Jewish Federations do. Please contact the Israel desk at your local Federation to receive more information. If your Federation requires the program to be specifically listed, please notify us at summer@kobymandell.orgapp_03

What happens then?

  • Upon receipt of your application, you will be contacted via email.
  • You will be notified of an interview date.
  • Upon acceptance to the program you will receive a registration bill


What is the tuition for the program?

Full tuition of the program is $8395 + $200 Application fee which includes

  • $1000 registration fee
  • roundtrip from NYC and all program ellements

For more financial information please visit our financial page



Early Bird Registration Offer
Pay $1000 registration fee by January 15th and receive $500 off tuition