Pardes Learn+Intern

Program Description

Spend 4.5 months immersed in the study and discussion of core Jewish texts, while developing vision and setting goals for both your personal and professional future. Gain practical hands-on experience through an enriching 9-10 week internship in your field of interest (business, medicine, high-tech, Jewish education/non-profits, the arts, social justice, coexistence). During the summer internship period, participants will come together once a week to reflect and learn.


  • Full participation in the Spring Semester or full Year Program experience, including trips and Shabbat programming
  • 9-10 week internship in a field of your choice
  • Mentorship from within the extensive Pardes alumni network
  • Weekly volunteering during the spring – a chance to get to know the field

$7,200 covers full year tuition, internship placement services, and supplemental programming

$5,150 covers spring semester tuition, internship placement services, and supplemental programming.

See Financial Aid on Year Program page.
Those eligible for Masa can currently receive funding for the 4.5 months of study at Pardes, and can apply to Pardes for additional needs-based aid.

Pardes students usually rent apartments in Jerusalem. Pardes provides helpful housing resources to accepted students, including a listserve. Click here for help with housing in Jerusalem.

For more information and to apply, contact