Applications are invited for Israeli Government Scholarships available for foreign students to study in Israel. Scholarships are awarded for summer language courses (Ulpan) and for one academic year or research studies.
The aim of the Israeli Government Scholarships is to enable and encourage academically able students.
The applicant must hold a BA or BSc degree (or higher) and have a good record of academic achievement.
Proof of English or Hebrew language proficiency is required. Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.
Course Level: Scholarships are awarded for summer language courses (Ulpan) and for one academic year or research studies.
Study Subject(s): These government scholarships are awarded to study any course offered by the Israel Universities (Scholarships will be granted only in universities and programs approved by the Ministry).
Scholarship Award: The scholarship are of two types: Full and Partial Scholarships
-Full scholarship includes: Tuition fee, Monthly allowance for one academic year (8 months only) and Basic health insurance
-Partial scholarship includes: Part of the tuition fee, Monthly allowance for one academic year (8 months only) and Basic health insurance
Scholarship can be taken at: Israel
-The applicant should hold a BA or BSc degree (or higher) and have a good record of academic achievement.
-The applicant should be a citizen of the country where he/she applies for the scholarship and be under the age of 35 (at the beginning of the academic year).
-Proof of English or Hebrew language proficiency.
-The applicant should meet the academic requirements of the Israeli University to which he/she applies. A scholarship will be granted only after the required institute approves the acceptance of the candidate.
Nationality: Students from listed countries can apply.
List of Countries: Argentina, Austria, Belarus, Bulgaria, Canada (Quebec Province), China, Colombia, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Georgia, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Korea, Lithuania, Latvia, Mexico, Moldova, Macedonia, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Republic of Serbia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain and Turkey. The following countries have a special scholarship arrangement: Belgium, Denmark, Germany, India, Great Britain, Finland, France, Luxembourg, Japan, Norway, the Netherlands, Switzerland and Russia
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: The applicant should hold a BA or BSc degree (or higher) and have a good record of academic achievement.
Test Requirement: No
English Language Requirements: Proof of English or Hebrew language proficiency is required. Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.
Supporting Material: Applications should include:
-Completed application form
-Detailed letter describing the field the applicant intends to study in Israel, specifying the University he/she wishes to attend
-Copies of letters exchanged with Israeli universities, or in the case of a research or post doctorate – the relevant Israeli supervisor. Not required for Ulpan Scholarship.
-Official original academic records (or notarized copies) of all relevant studies and test scores, diplomas attesting the completion of an academic degree, including a transcript of the student’s records
-At least two (2) letters of recommendation from lecturers/professors who taught the candidate
-Three (3) photographs
-Certificate of health
-All of the above should be printed in English and submitted in three (3) copies to the Israeli embassy in the applicant’s country (in the Netherlands,
How to Apply: In order to start the application process, please contact local Israeli embassy to verify the exact date for submitting applications and to receive more detailed information concerning the process of choosing candidates for scholarship from their country.
Application Deadline: The final date for the submission of application forms is normally no later than November 30.