LIFE Program
Social Change & Leadership Development
In Israel and India

Application Stages II & III

Final Registration Deadline: August 31, 2012

In order to be accepted to the LIFE program, you must complete the following stages of the application.

Application Stage I

Stage I of the application process is to complete our online application.


Application Stage II

So that we can make a decision about your candidacy, you will need to take the following actions.
  • Please send the following by email to
    • Your resume
    • A clear digital photograph of yourself (passport style)
    • The full names, titles and contact information (email and phone) of two references (non-relatives; people such as: Hillel director, college professor, Jewish communal professional, senior supervisor from workplace). 
    • International Travel Plans - If you have plans for international travel between the time you apply and the start of the program, please let us know. We need to know this information since you will need to send your passport to acquire the visa necessary for travel to India and because the vaccinations needed need to be spaced out over a couple of weeks.
  • Please submit your $100 Application Fee Here 
  • Our intake coordinator will contact you after you apply for a quick phone conversation about your application. If you have not been contacted yet, please email and ask for an intake conversation.
  • Applicant Health Declaration and Doctor's Medical Form - This document has two sections. One that participants fill out and the other that your physician will need to complete and scan and send to, or fax back to us at:             1-480-275-3368      

Application Stage III & Acceptance

The final stage of the application process includes
  • A Personal Interview – Yonatan Glaser, LIFE founder and director, and another member of our team will interview you by phone or Skype to discuss your application.
  • Admission Decision - After the interview with our admissions team, we will meet to make a decision about your candidacy which will be conveyed to you in writing. 
  • Deposit - Within one week of acceptance to the program, you’ll be asked to pay the $500 deposit, which will be applied towards your program fee and that will secure your place in the program. 
  • Apply for a Masa grant. The application process is short, but approval may take some time, so apply now – there are no charges. 

  • We will then send you our Acceptance Pak with information and forms for you to complete, including:
    • Health insurance forms for Israel and India
    • Complete our internship interest form
    • List of vaccinations
    • Visa documentation letter
    • Passport information & scan of passport
    • Food, dietary and lifestyle preferences
    • Emergency contact information form
    • Packing list and information about airline luggage weight limitations
    • Information about arrival times and meeting point  
    • Program fee payment schedule, including information about providing a check (that will remain uncashed) as security deposit
If you have any questions about the application process, please contact us at