Masa is the global leader in immersive international career development and leadership experiences in Israel for young Jewish adults from around the world.
With a variety of long-term programs in Israel, Masa is able to provide meaningful, enriching experiences to young Jews from many different countries, backgrounds, levels of education, and fields.
Since its founding in 2004, Masa has helped over 150,000 young adults from 60+ countries to strengthen their connection with Israel, empowering a new generation of connected, committed, and inspired young Jewish adults. These young adults are changing the face of the Jewish world and Israel, as professionals, community leaders, and advocates.
Masa Israel Journey
Masa Israel is a public-service organization co-founded by the Israeli Prime Minister’s Office and The Jewish Agency for Israel. Masa Israel offers unique educational experiences beyond the scope of the participant’s main program including: special events for Jewish Holidays, Shabbatons, and more -- with a particular emphasis on programs on excellence and leadership for qualifying participants. Jewish students studying abroad at TAU can thus participate in Masa as a supplementary program experience and also can apply for a Masa scholarship. Masa also offers eligible participants a grant of $500-$4,500 to be used toward their Israeli study abroad experience.
By choosing to join Masa, students choose to take part in a life changing and empowering journey. Masa’s authentic, transformational experience will help its participants to develop as individuals while creating a wide, robust social network of Israelis and Jews from around the world. Join the Masa network of more than 110,000 alumni from around the world, improve your future life options, and enjoy a remarkable, generous subsidy and a great experience all at the same time!
To apply for the MASA financial assistance, please click here.
Note the following requirements of the scholarship:
Participating in the intensive TAU Hebrew Ulpan is a requirement to receive the Masa scholarship.
Minimum program length to receive a scholarship is 5 months (including Ulpan).
Please note that TAU International MUST collect e-tickets and entry permits for all students as a requirement by Masa. No awards will be added to students accounts unless we have documents on file.