Scholarships in French, English, Hebrew

Jerusalem Village is granting eight scholarships to students studying in institutions of higher learning in the city.  These scholarships are focusing on connecting young adults from different backgrounds to each other.  All of the scholarships are for 140 hours for the year for ten months.

Scholarship recipients will sit with us in Mass Challenge, work with the energetic and creative staff at Jerusalem Village weekly, participate in orientation and training sessions, gain professional development skills, and hold leadership positions, all while advancing this cutting-edge organization.

Below is a list of the positions available and a link to apply.  Looking forward to hearing from you!

Shalom al lechem home-hosted meals- 4 scholarships available
Jerusalem Village brings together young adults from various backgrounds in the city, mainly by home-hosted, chef cooked Shabbat dinners. Each meal has two hosts – each one from a different background (a Sabra and an oleh, Haredi and secular, a young governmental person with a similar background newcomer and so on). This scholarship requires working with the organization’s community manager, finding hosts from various backgrounds, connecting them to each other and managing the creation of meals.

Requirements:
familiarity with the young adult scene in the city
excellent interpersonal and recruitment skills
passionate about building bridges between different populations in Jerusalem
outside of the box creative thinking
clarity and focus
love for Jerusalem
belief in diversity
good communication and organization skills
willingness to learn
Foodies welcome!

Positions available:

  1. Haredi student community:  a Haredi young adult raised in and familiar with the Haredi community
  2. French oleh:  a young adult French oleh, who is familiar with the French olim community
  3. Oleh  who is familiar with the olim community
  4. Israeli student studying law, political science, medicine, business, education

Advertising and branding
Jerusalem Village relies on accurate, young and fresh advertising in social media, for event recruitment and community engagement/communications. This scholarship requires working with the organization’s marketing manager on the creation of advertising and marketing materials. We need an individual who is expressive and full of unique ideas! He or she will create vibrant promotional materials and campaigns that capture who Jerusalem Village is, while positively promoting the organization.  Tell our story! Experience in graphic design is a must.

Requirements:
experience in Adobe Illustrator and/or InDesign
full knowledge of social media platforms (Facebook and Instagram)
experience in designing and phrasing marketing materials
independent and creative thinking outside the box
understanding of Jerusalem’s young adult community
love for Jerusalem and belief in diversity
great communication skills
strong sense of fun
willingness to learn and try wild and crazy ideas

Studies in Bezalel is an advantage.    

We need an individual who is expressive and full of unique ideas! He or she will create vibrant promotional materials and campaigns that capture who Jerusalem Village is, while positively promoting the organization.  Tell our story!

Public Relations
Jerusalem Village has a great story and we are looking to share it in the media. We are looking for a communications maven who will tell our story in the press. This scholarship requires working with the organization’s director and marketing manager contacting media publications (TV, internet, newspapers and radio) and managing the organization’s public relations.

Requirements:
background and experience working with the media world
excellent writing and verbal communication skills
independent and creative thinking outside the box
understanding of Jerusalem’s young adult community
love for Jerusalem and belief in diversity
outstanding communication skills
strong sense of fun and willingness to learn

Content Development
Jerusalem Village creates unique events for young adults in Jerusalem, including olim, who are looking for opportunities to improve their Hebrew skills and acquire Israeli nuances in a young, fun and meaningful way. This scholarship requires working with the organization’s community manager on the development of educational content, Hebrew and social activities for the organization’s events and Shabbat dinners.

Requirements:
strong sense of fun and creativity
experience in informal education and content development
deep understanding of the Hebrew language
independent and creative thinking outside the box
clarity and focus
understanding of Jerusalem’s young adult community
love for Jerusalem and belief in diversity
good communication skills
strong sense of fun and willingness to learn

Fundraising
As a non-profit grassroots organization, Jerusalem Village depends on the support of different entities. This scholarship requires working directly with the organization’s management on fundraising, resource development, impact measurements, data analyzation and communicating with donors and supporters. Tasks include expanding outreach to new donors, creating effective impact reports, and donor cultivation and research.  We are looking for a someone with a passion for positive change in Jerusalem!

Requirements:
great writing and communication skills
independent
experience with analyzing data and impact measurement
focus and clarity
understanding of Jerusalem’s young adult community
love for Jerusalem and belief in diversity
strong sense of fun and willingness to learn

 

TO APPLY:

English application form

 

Only qualified candidates will be contacted.