After college, your future may seem set – graduation, job, etc. But what if you could veer from that path, even for just a short while, to do something completely unexpected?

Israel Outdoors NEXT provides opportunities for young Jewish adults of all backgrounds to do extraordinary things. This is your chance to reflect on who you are and what you want to become, to live outside of your comfort zone, and to learn and grow as a person in a new culture. And if you need extra encouragement, all of these opportunities are generously subsidized by Masa Israel and other partners.



Teaching Fellows

Ages 21-30  |  10 Months

Teach English on this rewarding program with a generous stipend. Choose from home cities such as Netanya, Rehovot, Be’er Sheva and Beit She’an.

Offered from September to June in various Israeli cities

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Israel Corps

Ages 18-28  |  5 Months

Give of yourself and make an impact for the cause of coexistence while living on an authentic Israeli kibbutz committed to ecological values.

Offered in the spring and fall at Kibbutz Harduf in the Galilee

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Tel Aviv University

Study Abroad in TLV

Undergrads + Grads  |  Varies

Israel Outdoors alumni are eligible for discounted tuition at Tel Aviv University. Earn undergrad credits or a graduate degree at this premier university on the Mediterranean.

Accredited programs offered year round at Tel Aviv University

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Kol Ami – Gap Year

Ages 18-20  |  6 Months

Designed for recent high school graduates, this leadership-focused gap year opportunity brings together Jewish young adults from around the world.

Offered from September to February in various Israeli locations

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Israel Corps Summer

Ages 18-28  |  4 Weeks

Give of yourself and make an impact for the cause of co-existence while living on an authentic Israeli kibbutz committed to ecological values.

Offered during the summer season at Kibbutz Harduf

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Sea-to-Sea Trek

Ages 18-26  |  5 Days

Hike from the shores of the Mediterranean Sea to the banks of the Sea of Galilee with overnights under the stars. For current and recent Birthright Israel travelers.

Offered during the summer with pick-up and drop-off in Tel Aviv

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Ages 19-27  |  8 Weeks

Global experience gives you a competitive edge. Kickstart your career in Israel with an 8-week internship in your field of interest.

Offered during the summer and winter seasons

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TAVtech Fellowship

UNDERGRADS  |  33 Days

This elite Fellowship connects aspiring college students to Israel’s top entrepreneurs and gives them tangible, high-demand, technical skills.

Offered annually during the collegiate winter break season

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Before we have the opportunity to welcome you, take a moment to learn about us and the team of NEXT professionals who will support you all along the way. Meet Our Team

Israel Outdoors - Birthright Trips to Israel

NEXT is a project of Israel Outdoors, the award-winning Birthright Israel program organizer. We founded NEXT to give a new generation of Birthright Israel alums (and others) the opportunity to experience Israeli society and elevate their life trajectory. More about Israel Outdoors

Authentic Israel - Israel Travel Experiences

We’re part of Authentic Israel, an organization with a track record spanning three decades in the field of experiential travel and informal education. Count on us for programs that are thoughtfully planned and carefully organized by staff who care about your well-being like family. More about Authentic Israel

Honored to share the beauty of Israel with over 10,000 people a year

Welcoming young adult travelers in Israel from 12 countries on five continents

Programs that are Jewish in nature, but with a pluralistic and non-political approach

Caring and professional staff are at the heart of who we are and what we do

Israel Outdoors NEXT is a part of the family of travel experiences.

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