Geller International Fellowship

Geller International Fellowship

What is the Geller International Fellowship?

The Geller International Fellowship is an elite cohort experience for 30 select undergraduate college and university students throughout the United States. Fellows will participate in a virtual program and learn from experts who will engage students in robust learning and critical conversations about the U.S.-Israel relationship and Israel’s place in the Middle East. The Fellowship will culminate in a 10-day trip to Israel and the United Arab Emirates, emphasizing culture, security, economics, climate, and civil rights.

Applications for the Fellowship are now closed. If you have questions about the Geller International Fellowship, please Contact Us.

Geller International Fellowship

  1. Fellows must commit to attending the entirety of the 10-day trip to Israel and the United Arab Emirates, which is scheduled to take place from January 2nd-January 13th, 2023.
  2. Fellows will participate in two pre-trip virtual learning sessions and post-trip engagement opportunities.
  3. Fellows will complete pre-trip reading materials.

Qualifications

  1. Must be a currently enrolled undergraduate student at a college or university in the United States. Students who graduate before May 2023 are not eligible to participate.
  2. A demonstrated record of civic engagement and leadership on campus and in the community.
  3. A commitment to creating a positive atmosphere for Israel on campus and advancing the U.S.-Israel relationship.

Selection Process

The Geller International Fellowship is a selective program, and the application process is competitive, consisting of multiple rounds.

  1. First round: Initial application. Applications must be received on or before September 9th, 2022. A selection committee will review all applications and contact students who have been selected to advance to the second round.
  2. Second round: Interview. Applicants who advance to the second round will participate in an interview with the selection committee. Before the interview, students must submit travel documents, including proof of passport valid for at least six months after the final day of the international trip.
  3. Final round: Reference checks and final interview with ICC leadership.

Ready to Apply?

Applications are now closed. For additional information, please contact us.

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