Are you a BSc Student in the Natural and Exact Sciences?

The Weizmann Institute of Science

Invites you to apply for the

Young Weizmann Scholars Diversity and Excellence Program

and receive a fellowship of
15,000 NIS

The program

An educational opportunity for you to become involved in cutting-edge experimental or theoretical research under the guidance of scientists at the Weizmann Institute of Science, one of the top research institutions in the world.

Who may apply?

Undergraduate students from underrepresented groups: Arabs, Ethiopian-Israelis, Haredi, periphery and first-generation students in higher education, who are in their second or third  year studying physics, chemistry, life sciences, medicine, math and computer science.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION

Prerequisites

  • Sincere interest in science
  • Good English
  • A point grade average of 85 and above

    The time frame

    As a participant you will join a research group at the Weizmann Institute of Science for a concise eight-week period during the summer months of 2022 (June-September). The exact starting point of your association with the research group, as well as what is expected of you in terms of practical activities, will be coordinated and agreed upon with the head of the research group.

    A commitment of eight weeks of continuous work is required, on the Weizmann campus in Rehovot, subsidized housing will be offered based on availability and needs.

    Required documents

    • CV (the first page of the CV should include a passport photo)
    • Current official transcript of courses and grades
    • Copy of ID card
    • Letters of recommendation (an advantage)

    FOR FURTHER INFORMATION

    How to apply

    To submit the application and the required documents:

      Applications

      Applications will be open on February 1st until Feb 20, 2022

      Fellowship

      Young Weizmann Scholars receive a fellowship of 15,000 NIS upon completion of the program.

      FOR FURTHER INFORMATION

      Further information

      For further questions, please write to one of the email addresses below:

      Life Sciences: Dalia Greenberg
      FGS-lifesciences@weizmann.ac.il
      Physics and Chemistry: Michal Kiri
      FGS-physics@weizmann.ac.il
      Math and Computer Science: Adi Shimron
      Fgsmath@weizmann.ac.il

        The procedure

        In the first stage, all candidates will be academically screened. An acceptance or rejection notice will be sent to everyone. Students admitted to the program will be invited to an orientation day where they will receive information about the program and assistance in electing a research group. Students admitted to the program will receive personal guidance.

        FOR FURTHER INFORMATION

          An educational opportunity for you to become involved in cutting-edge experimental or theoretical research under the guidance of scientists at the Weizmann Institute of Science, one of the top research institutions in the world.

          Undergraduate students from underrepresented groups: Arabs, Ethiopian-Israelis, Haredi, periphery and first-generation students in higher education, who are in their second or third year studying physics, chemistry, life sciences, medicine, math and computer science.

          • Sincere interest in science
          • Good English
          • A point grade average of 85 and above

          As a participant you will join a research group at the Weizmann Institute of Science for a concise eight-week period during the summer months of 2022 (June-September). The exact starting point of your association with the research group, as well as what is expected of you in terms of practical activities, will be coordinated and agreed upon with the head of the research group.

          A commitment of eight weeks of continuous work is required, on the Weizmann campus in Rehovot, subsidized housing will be offered based on availability and needs.

          • CV (the first page of the CV should include a passport photo)
          • Current official transcript of courses and grades
          • Copy of ID card
          • Letters of recommendation (an advantage)

          To submit the application and the required documents:

          Click here

          Applications will be open on February 1st until Feb 20, 2022

          Young Weizmann Scholars receive a fellowship of 15,000 NIS upon completion of the program.

          For further questions, please write to one of the email addresses noted blow.

          Life Sciences: Dalia Greenberg
          FGS-lifesciences@weizmann.ac.il
          Physics and Chemistry: Michal Kiri
          FGS-physics@weizmann.ac.il
          Math and Computer Science: Adi Shimron
          Fgsmath@weizmann.ac.il

          In the first stage, all candidates will be academically screened. An acceptance or rejection notice will be sent to everyone. Students admitted to the program will be invited to an orientation day where they will receive information about the program and assistance in electing a research group. Students admitted to the program will receive personal guidance.