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Organization "Masa" increased the grant for Russian-speaking participants and opened new programs in Israel. Every young person (from 16 to 34 years old) with Jewish roots from Ukraine, Russia, Belarus and other countries of the former USSR can sign up for one of the many Masa programs right now. and take part in it for a nominal fee or absolutely free of charge (depending on the program).
What is “Masa”?
Organization "Masa", founded by EA"Sohnut" and the government of Israel. Every year, thousands of young people with Jewish roots from 60 countries fly to Israel for a variety of programs lasting from 2 to 8 months. As part of long-term programs that guarantee a unique experience for each participant, they train and specialize in different areas, learn Hebrew, strengthen their Jewish identity and deepen their connection with Israel and the Jewish people.
“We offer a wide range of diverse programs – academic, volunteer, internships and professional courses that help in personal and professional growth” – emphasizes Reuven Grinberg, director of Russian-language programs at Masa. "At the moment, due to the situation in Ukraine, the demand for our programs has increased significantly, so we decided to expand existing programs and open new ones, as well as increase the grant for Russian-speaking participants of "Masa" 1000$, which will allow them to participate in our program, including accommodation and flights, practically free of charge, while receiving a monthly stipend."
"Masa" – The most efficient way to integrate in Israel
Among the hundreds of “Masa” programs, every young person will be able to find the right one for himself. One of the leading programs "Masa" – MasaTech — is an elite Israeli program that recruits the best candidates from all over the world to work in leading high-tech companies. Another elite program "Masa Doctors" – a program to prepare certified doctors for the Israeli healthcare system and the local qualifying exam. Internship programs are designed for people who want to advance in their profession or acquire new knowledge. Note that both singles and families with children can take part in the programs. Also impressive is the geography of programs that run from Haifa to Eilat. About all “Masa” programs can be read on the organization's website.
“Many young people who come to train in Israeli firms as part of Masa” not only gain precious experience, connections and new friends, but also get a real chance to prove themselves, and in the future to find a job in the coolest Israeli companies. In addition, this is an opportunity to get to know Israel more deeply without repatriation, and for those who decide to repatriate, “Masa” – ideal environment for "soft" landing in Israel and effective integration. Here they prepare for repatriation in all aspects – learning Hebrew, understanding the Israeli bureaucracy, as well as introducing them to the country through numerous excursions, cultural events, lectures and seminars. – summarizes Greenberg.
For more information and to sign up for one of the Masa programs: you can visit the website: https://www.masaisrael.org/ru/, as well as by email [email protected], Whatsapp: +972526149574, Israel +97226216581, Free call from Russia 810-800-20951972.
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