Get There! Youth Travel Grant Program

September 26, 2016 | jewishde

JFMD_H4G_Prime_4colAsk any young person who’s been to Israel: the experience can be transforming. With the goal to add incentive for more young people to Get There! and to help defray program costs, the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit established Get There! Federation’s Teen & Young Adult Travel Fund, with generous gifts from the Samuel & Jean Frankel Heritage Foundation Israel Youth Travel Fund and the Ben Teitel Israel & Overseas Teen Travel Fund.

To be eligible for grants, applicants must be Jewish residents of Metro Detroit between 13 and 28 years old and participating in a program for 12 months or less. Please note applicant and program eligibility criteria in the guidelines. Some restrictions apply.
jewishdetroit.org/programs/israel-overseas/get-there/

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