An eight week summer internship in Israel is a fantastic way to top up your resume and expose you to leading companies and organizations in your field. It will offer you a taste of Israeli culture, give you an authentic experience of life as a young professional in Israel, and enrich your professional experience. Eight weeks in Israel is the perfect choice for those wishing to intern between semesters, or for those who aren’t able to spend a full semester abroad.
The Top Israel Interns summer internship program provides you with an elite work placement in your field, career development training, and high-class apartment accommodations. You can choose to live and work in either Tel Aviv or Jerusalem, depending on your taste, preference and field of expertise.
Take a 10 minute walk up from the Old City and you’ll find the historic neighborhood of Nachlaot. Known for its beautiful buildings and maze of cobbled alleyways, this picturesque neighborhood is a treasure hunt waiting to happen.
Straight across the road you’ll find the famous Machane Yehuda marketplace, which come nightfall, transforms into one of Israel’s most popular nightlife hangouts with a wide variety of trendy bars, restaurants, and live music performers. In addition to this, you’re just moments from the city’s social hub, where you’ll find a selection of clubs, bars, and coffee shops.
Situated right in the center of town, you’re only a short walk from some of Israel’s leading companies, and 5 minutes away from the light-rail and central bus station, which offers you a speedy commute to all parts of Israel.
Tel Aviv Programs
Situated between Tel Aviv’s ritzy Neve Tzedek quarter and the port town of Jaffa, the trendy neighborhood of Florentin is popular with both tourists and the young, hip, up-and-comers who call it home. Whether you fall in love with its the designer stores, street art, nightlife, or boho coffee shops, there’s a good chance you won’t want to leave.
When it comes to internship opportunities, Florentin is just a short walk from Tel Aviv’s buzzing city center. Once in town, the workplace is abuzz with successful startups and global companies which are quickly turning Tel Aviv into one the most innovative economic hot-spots in the world.
Some of your newest apartment accommodations are in the very central Nachalat Binyamin neighborhood. The hub of arts and culture in Tel Aviv, is an extremely sought out location. There is always something to do and new streets to explore. There are many coffee shops and cafes to try out, and living here in such a central location, you’ll have easy access to the rest of the city as well!
The Application Process
To discover the right internship for you, we have fine-tuned the application process. Our recruitment team breaks down your search into five easy steps.
Step 1: Initial Chat with a Program Representative
During this chat, we get to learn more about you. Any questions you may have are answered, and our program rep will give you a better idea about what we’re all about.
Step 2: The Interview
During this interview, we get to learn more about your career aspirations, strengths and weaknesses, what you’re studying, and previous work experience. Don’t have much experience? No problem. That’s what we’re here for.
Step 3: Fill Out the Paperwork
At this point, we send you all the necessary forms to fill out. This includes a link for the Masa Grant application, and our program acceptance form. We also request that applicants send us their resume and cover letter, and make a down payment of $200 for us to begin the search for your ideal internship placement.
Step 4: The Internship-Hunt with Your Own Employment Coach
One of the things that makes our program unique is the career and life coaching included as part of the package. Your employment coach will help you discover the best opportunities for your professional development. In addition, we teach you how to optimize your resume, and cover letter, in order to land your dream internship.
Step 5: Quality Assurance
During the course of your internship, if you need advice on improving your internship experience or have any problems, your employment coach will available to speak with you and your mentor. If, for any reason, you are not completely satisfied, we will help you find an alternative internship. We are dedicated to your success, and are looking forward to helping you launch your career.