TAU International Scholarships
Students from the U.S
The Gilman-Israel Scholarship, a partnership between the embassy of Israel to the United States and the US Department of State’s Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship Program, is a highly selective award for those studying or interning abroad in Israel. The award allows students from accredited US higher education institutions to strengthen their skills and expand their educational experiences while living and learningin Israel.
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The Bechtolsheimer Israel Friendships Scholarship
Introducing a new scholarship opportunity for TAU International non-Jewish students from the United States who have a desire to study and experience Israel! Students accepted for short term, study abroad and full degree programs at Tel Aviv University International are eligible to apply for this funding opportunity. Recipients of the Bechtolsheimer Israel Friendships Scholarship are encouraged to demonstrate their commitment to Israel and their study experience by documenting their experience via social media, blogs, photo journals, newsletter articles, vlogs or essays.
Application instructions and form can be found here! Application deadlines are as follows:
Summer Programs: April 30
Study Abroad Fall/Year: July 1
- July 1
- February 1 (Spring start only)
Study Abroad Spring: December 1
Students can apply for the scholarship at any time, but must have applied and been accepted to their TAU International Program in order to be considered for the scholarship and/or receive award.
Students from Canada
To view a full listing of scholarships offered to Canadian students click here.
Announcing 2020 TAU International Summer Program Scholarships!
TAU International offers scholarships for our summer programs! Summer scholarships are open to current undergraduate and graduate students, and also to graduating high school seniors as well as professionals who are applying to a TAU summer program (note: the TAU Yiddish Program is excluded). Merit-based in nature, students should meet at least one of the below criteria to be eligible; preference is given to students who meet two or all three criteria:
1) Applicants having a cumulative GPA of 3.5/4.o (85/100) or above (your most recent transcript must be uploaded to the TAU Portal when you apply for the program)
2) Applicants who are visiting Israel for the first time
3) Applicants coming from a TAU partner institution
Eligible summer programs are: Arabic, Hebrew Ulpan, Business & Entrepreneurship, Cyber Security (both Fundamental Technologies and Advanced Policy and Strategy), Smart Cities, Middle East & Jewish Studies, Summer Internship, Focus on FinTech Summer Internship Program, Summer Research in the Sciences, Epidemiology, Advanced English and Food Safety & Security. Please note that to be considered for a scholarship, in addition to completing this form you must upload a copy of your most recent transcript to your application on the TAU Student Portal (when uploading, select the "non-valid record of studies" document type if you don't see "Transcript" as an option).
Minimum award amount is $500; maximum amount ranges depending on applicant qualifications. The deadline to apply for the scholarship is April 30, 2020 (for the Internship and FinTech Internship programs, students should apply by March 25). Students must have already applied to and been accepted to the summer study abroad program in order to be considered for the scholarship. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis, so it is recommended that student apply ASAP. Once the scholarship application is submitted, please expect a processing time of 2-3 weeks before you receive any response. Ready to apply? Complete the application form today.
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