ISEF opens up worlds of possibility for Israel\'s bright youngsters. These girls are part of an ISEF science education project.
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Because Israel's single greatest natural resource is the minds of its young people. ISEF opens the doors to higher education for more than 400 promising young Israelis from underserved and immigrant communities throughout Israel. Learn More

HONORARY PhD FOR LILY SAFRA

ISEF Co-Founder and Honorary Chair Lily Safra received an honorary doctorate from the Technion in 2018 "for her outstanding support of the ISEF program that helped thousands of students throughout Israel, including hundreds within the Technion."

SUCCESS STORIES

MAKING STRIDES IN FAR-RANGING FIELDS

ISEF alumna Dr. Karin Carmit Yefet was named "Outstanding Researcher of the Year" by the University of Haifa.

Karin was chosen from among the entire university faculty to receive this prestigious award, and all of us in the ISEF family - students, alumni, and supporters - may take great pride in her achievement!

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Contact

Israel Scholarship Education Foundation (ISEF)

520 8th Avenue, 4th Floor
New York, NY  10018
Tel. (212) 683-7772
Fax (212) 683-7779
www.iseffoundation.org
isefadmin@isef.org

 

ISEF in Israel

For information about applying for an ISEF scholarship email: info@isef.co.il
Mail:
P.O. Box 4151
Park Hamada
Nes Ziona, Israel 7414002
Office:
4 Professor Haim Pekeris Street
Park Hamada,
Rehovot, Israel
Tel: (03) 562-4448 |Fax: (08) 623-8350
info@isef.co.il | www.isef.org.il

Bridge to College

This fund is helping hundreds of at-risk Israeli teens to finish high school and qualify for college.

ISEF pairs each vulnerable teen with an ISEF university student mentor from a similar background. The teens look up to our students--who tutor them in tough subjects, boost their confidence, and show them the way forward to a better future through higher education.

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Student Testimonials

ISEF Alum & Nesher Mayor Speaks at Bridge to College Fund Event

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Lily and Edmund Safra

ISEF was founded in 1977 by Edmond J. Safra z"l, Lily Safra and Nina Weiner.

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The acclaimed memoir by ISEF President Nina Weiner shares the joys and challenges of building the ISEF Foundation and the exciting life journey which led her to that purpose. “Weiner writes with great zest and a clear-eyed devotion to facts and to the harsh realities of life that awaited displaced Jews from the Middle East upon their arrival in Israel.” – Andre Aciman, author of Out of Egypt Click to purchase Circles of Empowerment on Amazon. All proceeds benefit ISEF.
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