Thanks To Scandinavia -apurahat 2014

Thanks to Scandinavia -apurahat vuodelle 2014

    Thanks To Scandinavia is an educational foundation dedicated to expressing lasting gratitude to those countries and people who helped to rescue Jews during World War II. TTS works to build bridges of understanding, cooperation and shared values today by granting scholarships to Scandinavians and Bulgarians primarily for study in the United States and in Israel. For more information, go to
    TTS Sperling scholarship
    Covers full-year studies at the Hebrew University.
    The Graduate Year Program is designed to meet the special needs of qualified graduate students from abroad who wish to spend a year at the Hebrew University, whether they are M.A. or Ph.D. candidates or recent college graduates who have not yet commenced a program of gradu­ate study. While this is not a degree program, a full transcript is provided in order to facilitate the transfer of credit.
    Admission Requirements and Application
    Application deadline: April 1, 2014
    Required application documentation:
    - Curriculum vitae
    - Official record of studies (with official explanation of the grading system)
    - Diplomas (certified copies)
    Applications must be sent to
    Division of Graduate Studies
    Rothberg International School
    The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
    Boyar Building
    Mount Scopus
    Jerusalem 91905
    Candidates must apply for a graduate program as well as the fellowship.
    Admission to the Division of Graduate Studies is based on transcripts, letters of recommenda­tion and a statement of purpose. Applicants must have the equivalent of a "B" (3.2) grade average.
    Candidates for the Fellowship should have a B.A. degree or equivalent and wish to spend a year of study within the framework Division of Graduate Studies of the Hebrew University’s of the Rothberg International School (RIS). In addition, candidates must provide proof of citizenship in one of the Scandinavian countries. Students from Scandinavia who have been living in Israel for no more than one calendar year at the time of application may also submit their applications to the Rothberg International School and to the appropriate Scandinavian organization for screening.
    For further information:
    Division of Graduate Studies
    Rothberg International School
    The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
    Embassy of Israel to Finland and Estonia
    Tel: +358 9 681 20 225
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    TTS Wergerland & Holst scholarship
    The Hebrew University of Jerusalem is pleased to announce the “Thanks To Scandinavia” (TTS) Scholarships for students from the Scandinavian countries for participation in the Rothberg International School’s Summer Program 2014. The scholarship covers summer studies at the Jerusalem Hebrew University.
    SUMMER 2014: In 2014, eight scholarships will be awarded as follows: two in Denmark, two in Finland, two in Sweden, and two in Norway. Applicants are eligible to receive a scholarship of $2500 US, to apply toward application, tuition and housing fees.
    STUDY PROGRAM: The language of instruction is English. Students may enroll in either one Language Course (4-6 weeks, program dates vary) or one of the Summer Courses offered (July 3 – July 31, 2014).
    Language Courses:
    Detailed information regarding language courses can be found at:
    June 24 – July 27, 2014
    • Jerusalem Ulpan (Modern Hebrew)
    • Biblical Hebrew (Elementary)
    June 24 – July 31, 2014
    • Arabic Immersion (Elementary, Intermediate)
    August 7 – August 28, 2014
    • Scopus Ulpan (Modern Hebrew)
    August 7 – September 23, 2014
    • Summer Ulpan (Modern Hebrew)
    Summer Courses:
    Detailed information regarding summer courses can be found at:
    July 3 – July 31, 2014
    • Conflict Resolution from Theory to Practice: Israel as a Case Study
    • The History of the Arab-Israeli Conflict
    • Uncovering Jerusalem: A Historical and Archaeological Survey
    • The Emergence of the Modern State of Israel
    • The New Kabbalah: From Jewish Mystics to Madonna
    • International Perspectives on the Making of the Modern Middle East
    • Collective Memory and Cultural Myths in Contemporary Israel
    • Militant Radical Movements in Contemporary Islam
    • Israel and International Law
    • Narratives and Realities: Inside the Israeli Palestinian Conflict (Coexistence in the Middle East program)
    • Israel and the Post-Arab Spring: An Interactive View of the New Middle East (Coexistence in the Middle East program)
    • Start Ups and Innovation: The Israeli Model (InnovNation program)
    • Breakthrough Technologies: Shaping the Future (InnovNation program)
    August 4 – 19, 2014
    • Archaeology of the New Testament
    June 29 – July 10, 2014
    • Trauma and Resilience: Theory and Practice from the Israeli Experience
    July 14 – August 14, 2014
    • International Summer Program in Economics Education (ISEE)
    NOTE: No other courses than the above are covered by the scholarship.
    WHO IS ELIGIBLE: RIS Summer Programs are open to undergraduate and graduate students, as well as to mature learners with an academic background. All applicants must have been accepted to a recognized college or university or have successfully completed at least one year of study at an accredited institution of higher education. Scholarships will be allocated according to academic excellence (grades and letters of recommendation) and the relevance of the prospective course to the candidate’s professional pursuits.
    Division of Hebrew Language Instruction
    Rothberg International School
    Department of Summer Courses and Special Programs
    The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
    Rothberg International School
    The applications must be submitted to the Israeli Embassy by April 15th 2014.
    Send your
    - Application form
    Fill also the included housing reservation form if you wish to stay in the student housing during the summer course
    - 1 passport photo
    - Copy of most recent academic transcript or degree
    - Letter of recommendation
    - A cover letter that describes how the scholarship and summer course applied would benefit your studies and/or career.
    Applications are sent to
    Embassy of Israel
    Yrjönkatu 36 A
    00100 Helsinki
    Applicants selected for the scholarship must pay a US $80 non-refundable Hebrew University application fee.
    For inquiries, please contact
    Embassy of Israel
    Tel: +358 9 6812 0225