Personal Growth Opportunities
Fellowships, Jobs and Conferences
Birthright Israel Excel’s Summer 2019 Cohort
Looking for your next internship? Check out Birthright Israel Excel: 10 weeks in Israel. A lifelong Fellowship. Excel’s 10-week summer program takes place in Tel Aviv, where Fellows intern at leading global companies or participate in a pre-accelerator to create a tech startup! This is a great opportunity for Jewish college students to be part of a strong network of business and entrepreneurship leaders. Regular decision applications due on January 20th. Apply Here!
The 2019 Adamah Farming Fellowship, CT
The Adamah Fellowship is a two to three-month program for adults ages 20-35 that integrates organic agriculture, farm-to-table living, Jewish learning, community building, social justice and spiritual practice. Adamah cultivates the soil and the soul to produce food, to build and transform identities and to gather a community of people changing the world. We grow organic vegetables, fruit, herbs, goats, flowers, eggs, and we grow people through experiences with ecology, food production, social justice, spiritual practice, a vibrant evolving Judaism, and intentional community. Admission is on a rolling basis, join us for our Spring season starting April 23rd. Apply Here!
The 2019 Urban Adamah Farming Fellowship, CA
Connect to Something Bigger! The Urban Adamah Fellowship, based in Berkeley, CA, is a three-month residential training program for young adults (ages 21–31) that combines urban organic farming, social justice training and progressive Jewish learning and living within the setting of an intentional community. Admission is on a rolling basis. Information and applications are available on their website.
The 2019-20 Repair the World Fellowship
This Fellowship is a unique, full-time, 11 month opportunity for individuals ages 21– 26 who are passionate about social justice, community engagement, and meaningful service to recruit and engage the Jewish community to address issues of hunger and education access through volunteering. Fellows will recruit, train, and serve alongside volunteers to bring about real community change. In 2017-18, our Fellows engaged over 25,000 individuals in our programming. Priority Deadline is January 31, 2019. Apply Here!
Urban Adamah Associate Executive Director
Urban Adamah is an educational farm and community center in Berkeley, CA, that integrates the practices of Jewish tradition, sustainable agriculture, mindfulness and social action to build loving, just and sustainable communities. They provide educational programs and community celebrations for more than 10,000 visitors annually.
Urban Adamah’s Associate Executive Director (AED) is responsible for the day-to-day management of Urban Adamah and has two major areas of responsibility: operational and programmatic. The AED will work closely with, and be directly supervised by, the Executive Director (ED). Apply Here!