Write On For Israel Now Accepting Teen Applications!
We are offering up to $3,000 in merit-based scholarship funds for each student, bringing the cost of the program including a 10-day Israel trip to just $1,450!
Write On For Israel/San Francisco is a unique, challenging, and exciting 1-year Israel education program, open to 9-11th graders in the Bay Area. Starting December 16, 2012, you will attend eight monthly Sunday-seminars in the San Francisco area, where you will learn from professional journalists, communication experts, Israel educators, political leaders and people with fascinating stories. In addition to the monthly Sunday-seminars, a weekend retreat and Israel trip are available options to connect you even further with Israel.
There are many Israel-related programs for teens, however WOFI/SF is unique in its use of journalism to explore the Jewish narrative in Israel and the right of Jewish freedom of expression in America. The skills students can acquire through WOFI/SF will help prepare teens for college and beyond.
A summary of WOFI/SF benefits for participants include:
* Explore the Story of the Jewish People in Israel
*Interview Israeli Politicians, Journalists and Newsmakers
* Build a Portfolio for College Admissions
* Improve Your Writing, Critical Thinking and Speaking Skills
* Understand Israel’s Strategic Predicament
* Get Published and Learn how to Analyze the Media
* Create Friendships with Teens from the Bay-Area & Israel
* Up to $3000 in Merit Scholarships for 25 Students Available Dates
* December 16, 2012-December 2013 Location
* San Francisco, CA Contact
* Kerri Podlas Email
* firstname.lastname@example.org Phone
* (415) 543-6300 Website