Oriya Ester Belous Maruani- an inspiring ISEF doctoral student!
Meet Oriya Ester Belous Maruani, an inspiring ISEF doctoral student at Ben-Gurion University
Meet Oriya Ester Belous Maruani, an inspiring ISEF doctoral student at Ben-Gurion University
Meet Jenny Pinus, the accomplished COO at Dor L’Dor and a dedicated leader in training
For World Cancer Day, in February, we want to recognize the groundbreaking cancer research
Noam Weizman is an outstanding ISEF alumnus, working as a Senior Medical Physicist at Hadassah Medical Center
Sivan Saadian, originally from Iran and now living in Haifa, is pursuing a master’s degree in clinical psychology
Our mentoring program just kicked off with a bang! At the opening meeting, our awesome mentors
Nina has dedicated her life to supporting students succeed in education by getting financial and
ISEF doctorate students recently had a successful meetup which included a workshop
Tal Bilia is a student at Sapir College studying social work. She is originally from the small town
Rachel Ben Efraim is an M.Sc. Environmental Engineer and Researcher studying
Alon, an alumnus of ISEF, has a background in education and has
Nina Weiner and Dr. Erel Margalit received the “Honorary Member” award
ISEF’s Learning Centers Project provides one-on-one tutoring and support to
The 12 new doctorate students joined the Chairwoman Emerita and ISEF
ISEF’s International Fellowship program gives exceptional Israeli students from the periphery
Liat Ariel, a Philosophy of Education Ph.D. candidate who, after studying
Toni Sasi, ISEF alum, is the principal of Ashalim Elementary School in Holon.
Racheli Buganim, an ISEF alum, and currently principal of the prestigious
In a recent Ynet article, university students were interviewed about the high education costs
ISEF’s very own Executive Director, Galit Caspi Cohen, was interviewed on Israel Hayom
ISEF believes in supporting its students, not only financially but in empowering them to be able to graduate
The Science Builds Society program is ISEF’s innovative collaboration with the Prime Minister’s
Surafel Alamo is an ISEF student who studied at the University of Haifa
Tal, a recent ISEF alum, who graduated from the Sami Shamoon College of Engineering
Congratulations to ISEF student, Sivan Tery, on receiving a certificate of appreciation from the presidentItzhak Mashiah
Itzhak Mashiah, ISEF alumni, was recently named the Head of Marketing Communication
Yana, who grew up in Haifa, recently completed her Ph.D. at The Ruth and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine
Congratulations to ISEF alumni, Eti Ben Simon, on being featured in the Jerusalem Post
Rebecca Hes is an ISEF student studying for her Master’s Degree in Public Health specializing in Management
Professor Haim Suchowski is an ISEF alumnus who received his M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Physics at
Meet Dr. Tali Haviv Reingewertz who is fighting cancer and is out to make our world a better healthier place!
Avishag is a fourth-year student of Industrial Engineering and Management and Hila is a third-year student
Rina has been a part of the ISEF community for many years, both as a recipient and a mentor, and is thankful for the economic
At a recent event, Samuel shared how thankful he is for ISEF, not only for the financial support but also for the monthly
Meet three of ISEF’s superstar alumni who were at this year’s Future Of Healthcare Innovation Conference which was
Dr. Einav Aizikovitsh-Udi is an inspiring ISEF alumnus with a Ph.D. in Mathematics Education from Ben Gurion University
Students studying civil engineering, from the Science Builds Society program visited the Oron Engineering Group
The Be’er Sheva students had another wonderful meet-up with the EX.CO program. Metin Bilman
The ISEF students and their mentees, the high school students, sat in groups summarizing their year and discussing
The Central Israel Program held a gathering for the end of the year at the Beit Dani Community Center
In June, ISEF Israel celebrated 45 years of working to promote excellence among promising youth in
Watch our CEO, Galit Kaspi Cohen, being interviewed on Channel 13’s News about her opinion on integrating
Nir Kedar, ISEF Alumnus and Chairman of the Board, has been appointed to be the President
This year, the Presidential Award was dedicated to those who volunteer and strive to create a better society
As part of a mission collaboration between Axiom Space, NASA Ames Research Center, the Ministry of Innovation, Science, and
ISEF Founder, Nina Weiner, NY board member, Olivier Sarfati, and CEO Galit Kaspi Cohen met with students
Dr. Mula holds a Ph.D. in Communication from Ben-Gurion University and is currently
The committee in charge of deciding who to invite was looking for those who help build
Special ‘Science Builds Society’ Panel By ISEF and Israel’s Prime Minister’s Office
Shmulik (R&D Group Leader), Igor (QA), and Niv (UX) of EX.CO explained
ISEF’s amazing tradition of a Student Shabbat Event finally took place in April
Proud of ISEF Alumni Hila Ehrenreich who founded TMW, a startup in the field of Smart Waste Management
Her colleagues and mentors describe her as bright, motivated, a quick learner, and a top
Born and raised in Haifa, Maayan is one of three children of first-generation Moroccan
Ester flew to Germany in February to promote her research in finding new energy sources
Talya studied Medical Molecular Biology at Bar-Ilan University and after graduating
Andrew specializes in helping patients with Parkinson’s Disease that suffer from sleep disorders
The recent meeting of this year’s doctoral program began with Haim Hadad, an ISEF
A surgeon by training, Maru will refine his skills in reconstructive head and neck surgery
Our Jerusalem coordinators enjoyed a fun day out by a park near the Independence
ISEF students from Haifa and the Jezreel Valley met for a midterm training seminar
Last month, a meeting of selected ISEF scholars took place in Be’er Sheva.
ISEF’s graduates came from far and wide to meet for our annual ISEF Graduate Convention
Rotem started her journey in ISEF as a student, worked as the director of the doctoral program
Mr. Sarfati is Head of Equities at GenTrust providing investment management services to family offices
As a special surprise, Ms. Wiener even showed President Herzog pictures from her work meetings
Three ISEF Alumni, Dr. Amir Khnifess, Professor Osnat Akirav, Merav Ben-Ari are running for Knesset
Adir Balali, an ISEF graduate from Nahariya, is the only Israeli civil engineer working on the world’s largest tunnel project
EXOCD24, currently in phase I clinical trial at Tel Aviv’s Sourasky Medical Center, has enabled 100%…
On behalf of the entire ISEF Board and Family, We wish you and your loved ones a new year, Blessed with health and happiness…
Today Asmarech is a leader in ISEF’s Luna and Selim z”l Benardete Bridge to College project, inspiring others by her example to graduate high school and qualify for college.
ISEF’s outstanding fellows usually come together for an award ceremony at the end of the academic year.
Celebrate ISEF’s 43 years of hard work helping Israel’s youth to succeed in their lives.
Tamar Laytman, a fifth-year medical student, is a shining example of the many ISEF scholars ‘answering the call’. She shared a video clip while volunteering…
Professor Ronni Gamzu is a shining example of how ISEF scholars from immigrant backgrounds become leaders and doers.
ISEF recently interviewed Dr. Yitschak Biton , ISEF alumnus and senior cardiologist specializing in interventional electrophysiology at Hadassah Ein Kerem Hospital, Jerusalem.
Dr. Osnat Akirav visited New York in March 2018 to address the UN’s 62nd Session of the Commission on the Status of Women…
Oshrit Birvadker is an Indian foreign policy specialist and an ISEF-sponsored scholar since her undergraduate days…
Prof. Yifat Bitton, a nationally recognized leader in advancing equal rights for women and girls, is a full professor on the Haim Striks Law Faculty at Israel’s School of Management.
Israel’s global leadership in high-tech rests on a narrow foundation – less than half of Israeli youth get to college.
A Warm Update from Israel:
Nina A. Weiner Receives Honorary Doctorate
ISEF has 53 Ph.D. and M.D. candidates studying everything from bioengineering better seeds to establishing free legal clinics. These future leaders come from immigrant backgrounds, Ethiopia to Ukraine, Morocco to Uzbekistan, most from families where no one ever went to college, let alone got a Ph.D.,
ISEF’s 42nd Anniversary Benefit Dinner on May 9, 2019 was truly a don’t-miss event! The room was filled with youthful energy and genuine passion for educating Israel’s next generation. We hope to see you at our next gala evening!
ISEF doctoral student Shula Molla, and ISEF alumnus Yoav Lalom received the first annual Sami Michael Prize awarded to individuals whose work promotes an egalitarian and just society in Israel.
ISEF Alumnus, Dr. Moshe Elkabets of the Shraga Segal Department of Microbiology and Immunology at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, was awarded the 2017 Teva Founders Prize and Research Grant.
Dr. Liav Orgad, an esteemed authority on constitutional identity, citizenship theory, and global migration, was recently elected to the Young Academy of Europe.
ISEF scholar Shiran Ayoubi, a graduate student in law and political science at Bar-Ilan University was awarded the Judge Edmond Levy Prize for Academic and Social Excellence from ISEF on June 8, 2017
Prof. Rivka (Riki) Savaya, of Tel Aviv University’s Bob Shapell School of Social Work, has been named the winner of the Israel Social Workers’ Union Prize.
ISEF/Hebrew University Ph.D. scholar Shelly Engdaw Vanda, was awarded the 2017 Nira Shenhar Prize