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Program Director: Mr. Javier Gelbwaser

Applications are now open for 28 June – July 21, 2021 (Online or In Person)

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Hebrew University are offering an ONLINE version of our InnovNation courses (with a 30% discount on tuition fees) that include talks, presentations, and workshops by many of Israel’s top mentors, companies, and entrepreneurs that regularly receive our groups.

InnovNation provides students, entrepreneurs, and professionals behind-the-scenes access to the high- tech industry and entrepreneurial ecosystem of Israel – a country world-renowned as the Start-Up Nation. As a participant in this course, you’ll learn practical strategies, models, and tools from the the experience and insights of Israel’s top innovative companies and entrepreneurs and take an up-close look at disruptive technologies that are shaping tomorrow’s world.

Curriculum

Get a glimpse into the future with visits to leading research hubs and top tech innovators in Israel. As a participant, you’ll gain insights from their knowledge and experience while also learning about practical approaches to entrepreneurial pursuits.

The summer program is made up of two complementary courses that can be taken together or separately. These two courses are designed to complement each other with different field trips, lectures, and meetings.

The Winter Program is an intensive two-week session, which is ideal for students and professionals. This program focuses on the highlights from the summer, including trips to key sites, meetings with leaders and activists, and lectures.

Eligibility

This program is open to students, professionals, and entrepreneurs who have completed at least one year of study in the areas of business, NPO management, economics, natural and applied sciences, engineering, and entrepreneurship.

Apply by

Winter: Cancelled for 2020/2021

Summer: May 1, 2021

Program length

Winter: 2 weeks

Summer: 4 weeks

Costs and scholarships

Application fee: US$80 (non-refundable)

Health insurance through Rothberg is mandatory for the program.

Summer 

In Person:

Registration: US$290 | Participation: US$1,875 (1 course), US$3,345 (2 courses)

Online:

Registration: US$250 | Participation: US$1,313 (1 course), US$2,342 (2 courses)

Winter

Cancelled for 2020/2021

Academic hours

45 (1 course), 90 (2 courses) | Credits: 3 (1 course), 6 (2 courses)

Application Information

To enroll in the full InnovNation Summer Program (two courses – 6 credits) or in the Executive Program please select the program of your choice from the list of ‘Special Programs’ on the online application.

This program is open to students, professionals, and entrepreneurs who have completed at least one year of study in the areas of business, NPO management, economics, natural and applied sciences, engineering, and entrepreneurship.

Please note: the number of participants in this program is limited.

Take a look at the Overview of the Application Guidelines which contains useful information on how to complete and submit your online application.

A 10% discount on the tuition fee for one of the InnovNation summer program courses is offered by IBH to students who complete their application by February 15, 2021, and who complete payment by March 15, 2021. Students who apply for both courses of the InnovNation program will receive the 10% discount on one of the courses only.

Financial Assistance

The Australian Friends of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem provides financial assistance on the basis of academic merit, financial need or communal involvement. If you wish to apply for financial assistance, please fill out an online form.

For Further Information

The Australian Friends will be happy to contact and assist you with your application process.

Students from NSW, VIC, SA, TAS, QLD, ACT ,NT & NZ contact:

Jamie Wise study@austfhu.org.au or 02 9389 2825

Students from WA contact:

Yael Eilon Jacobson wafhu@austfhu.org.au or 0416 166 736