Aardvark Gap Year Program


12814220_10154031827873829_2826618653073445590_nAardvark Israel Programs offer Jewish students from around the world the opportunity to “MAKE ISRAEL YOURS,” by providing a tailor-made, modular curriculum, so students can build a customized experience in Israel.  Aardvark offers volunteering and internships, the chance to study and earn university academic credit, an opportunity to explore the hidden gems of Israel through trips and excursions, and independent living in apartments in the center of Tel Aviv and Jerusalem.  Our experienced staff and high ratio of staff to students allow Aardvark to cater to the different interests of our international student population.

You can customize your experience even further by choosing one of our

Special Interest Add-Ons:
– Israeli Military Track, including Marva basic training in the Israeli Army
– Mind-Body Track (Psychology and Medicine track), including volunteering with Magen David Adom ambulances
– Entrepreneurship Track
– Law and Government Track
– Sea Sports Track
– Social Media and Communication Track
– Nepal Cultural Exchange


– Live in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem
– Opportunities for international travel to Europe, Africa and Asia
– Unique internship and volunteering opportunities

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Masa Israel Subsidies

This program is eligible for Masa Israel subsidies. Click here for more information.

Length: 5 or 12 months
Age Group: 17 - 20
Gender: MF
Religious Affiliation: None
Flights: Excluded
Accommodation: Included
Meals: Excluded