Application Process and Funding Guidelines 2012-2013
Israel Quest (IQ) is rooted in the guiding principle that participation in a substantive peer-based Israel experience during a teen’s formative years can build a strong and lasting Jewish identity in the hearts and minds of our youth. The IQ grant program is funded and administered by the United Jewish Endowment Fund and The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington. IQ is not a trip provider.
Consistent with available resources, to fulfill IQ’s objective of enabling area teens to participate in a formative educational experience in Israel, the following funding guidelines apply for 2012-2013 grants.
Weeks are defined as 7 days in Israel, not the full length of a trip for those that include other destinations. Teen trips are eligible if they offer a minimum of 21 days in Israel and are for high school students only.
As in previous years, teens are eligible to apply for an IQ grant if they also meet the following criteria:
Before you complete the Israel Quest application please be sure you…