What is the application process?
Interested students from the United States and Canada should complete a Birthright Israel Excel online application (which includes submitting a resume, essay, unofficial transcript and both academic and employment references).
The application will be made available on this website From November 1, 2014 until January 25, 2015. First and second round interviews will be conducted via Skype. Those applicants who are chosen to become Birthright Israel Excel Fellows will be notified by phone or email by the end of March 2015 and will be asked to sign a letter of commitment one week following offer date.
Please direct your questions via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. (Canadians: email@example.com)
Israeli students interested in applying to become an Israeli peer should see the "Israeli Peers" section of the FAQs.