Travel Opportunities

Israel :: Marriage Minded Mentor :: February 5 - 11, 2019

This Women’s Reconnection trip is a 7 day spiritual journey, aiming to connect growth-oriented Jewish women to Israel, their heritage, themselves and to each other.

Israel :: Urban Kibbutz :: February 4th - June 4th, 2019

-Ages 20-30
-Study Hebrew and speak like an Israeli​
-Engage in social change activism
-Conduct on site research and build
​ professional skills
-Live in the beautiful city of haifa
-Travel around Israel
-Meet young Israelis

Thailand :: Etz Chaim & Justifi :: March 11-19, 2019

Adventure. Exploration. Connection. Experiences. View the world in a whole new light. Revisit your own values as you contemplate new ones. The Women of SHINE invite you on a magical trip through Thailand.

Morocco :: Jewish Heritage Travel :: April 2019

Linked to the desert palm, “rooted in Africa, watered by Islam, and rustled by the winds of Europe,” Morocco combines African, Middle Eastern, and European influences to create a magical kingdom like no other. This trip will bring to life the history, tradition, and culture of Jewish Morocco, a fascinating meeting place of East and West.

Various Locations :: IsraAid Humanitarian Fellowship :: June - August 2019

The Fellowship commences with practical and professional preparation towards a 2-month summer immersive field work opportunity in one of IsraAID’s ongoing international field projects. Fellows would have the opportunity to be involved in one of our ongoing programs that range from supporting Syrian refugees, helping victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico and Dominica or taking part in one of our longer-term projects in Kenya or the Philippines. All applicants must be available for deployment from early June to Late August 2019, and be committed for the full academic year of engagement starting March 1st 2019. In addition, a mandatory weekend seminar will be held the weekend of June 1st 2019.

Israel :: Nahum Goldmann Fellowship :: June 16 - 23, 2019

For one week, approximately 40 emerging leaders between ages 25-40, from Jewish communities large and small, participate in a retreat which exposes them to the highest levels of Jewish textual learning through lectures and workshops. Faculty from around the world, who represent the broadest range of Jewish life and practice, act as teachers and mentors during and beyond the program. In addition, Fellows practice leadership skills in fellow-led electives and engage in intense conversations with their peers that leave participants with a profound sense of connection to each other and the larger unfolding story of the Jewish people.

Central Asia :: Entwine :: June 2019

Join this faraway journey to Georgia & Azerbaijan to experience all that Central Asia has to offer! Soak up a culture full of diverse languages, religious minorities, and ethnic groups while learning about the renewal of Jewish life in post-communist societies through visits to local institutions and conversations with community members.

Israel :: BGood Worldwide :: July 2019

A 7-month leadership development program for university and young professionals ages 21-26 that focuses on learning about coexistence issues that impact Jewish, Christian and Muslim communities in Israel and around the world. The program will culminate with a 10-day Peacebuilding Mission to Israel. This program and mission will spend time learning about the various issues affecting these communities and volunteering at organizations that specialize in coexistence initiatives.

Israel :: The Chevra :: July 2 - 14, 2019

Connection :: Adventure :: Leadership :: One-of-a-Kind Experience

The beloved, wildly popular PIF/Philly-Israel Fellowship experience is back, featuring a Highly Subsidized Trip to Israel! In the past 8 years, approx. 400 enthusiastic Fellows have participated in this amazing program!

3 Ways to Participate:

– Option 1) PHILLY & ISRAEL :: April-June (Wednesdays), trip in July
– Option 2) ISRAEL ONLY :: July 2-14
– Option 3) PHILLY ONLY :: April-June (Wednesdays)

South Africa :: Justifi :: July 1-11, 2019

Justifi trips take you into the heart of the local culture; to the must-see tourist sights and then off the beaten track to where no other tourists ever go. Meet locals from all walks of life, learn some of the local language, religion, customs, folktales, and beliefs, taste the local food and see the bustling cities and breath-taking nature. Balance all this by gaining a real insight into the issues facing the country from some of the inspirational people working there to make a real change.

Thailand:: Justifi :: July 8-18, 2019

Justifi trips take you out of your comfort zone and empower you to find clarity, joy, direction and inspiration in your life. Facilitated discussions, mindfulness and meditation sessions, morning stretching and experiential education help people tap into their potential, break down obstacles and move forward happily and healthily in life. Through traditional Jewish wisdom, start implementing practical tools towards personal mastery, leadership and contribution.

The Diplomatic Jewish Leadership Incubator

The Diplomatic Jewish Leadership Incubator

Ages: 21 – 30

he Diplomatic Jewish Leadership Incubator is a six-week immersive diplomatic experience and leadership training program uniquely designed by Masa Leadership Academy together with the Israeli Ministry for Foreign Affairs in order to engage a select global cohort of young adults with its mission and Embassies around the world. The intensive internship and training opportunity will introduce participants to the world of Israeli diplomacy including its people and broader issues.

The Global Diplomats Leadership Incubator includes:

  • A six-week residential intensive located in Jerusalem, Israel
  • High level internships in Jewish and Israel related interest groups and nonprofits
  • A week-long certification-course at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs;
  • Masa Leadership Academy trainings, case-study workshops and exposure visits
  • Opportunities to develop a relationship with participants’ local Israeli Embassy


Spain: Makom Sefarad:: July 15-17, 2019

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Dominican Republic :: BGood Worldwide :: July 2019

A 7-month leadership development program that focuses on learning about global health issues that impact communities in the developing world and beyond. This program will culminate with a 10-day Medical Mission to the Dominican Republic to gain fieldwork experience that will introduce young leaders to public health and medicine. For university students ages 18-23 (pre-med preferred but not required)