Welcome to the 2021 Seeds of Peace Leadership Program application!
The following application is for Israeli youth who are applying for the 2021 Core Program and Advanced Leadership Program 2021-2024.
The Israeli Core Leadership program will include leadership skills training, basic experience of social justice dialogue, studies of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and community volunteer work.
Once completing the regional Core Leadership Program, you’ll become a member of the Seeds of Peace community and could take part in the advanced programs through your high school years; The advanced program will include uninational, binational (for both Israelis and Palestinians), and multinational (for participants from all the regions we work with) programs throughout the years, including summer programs and professional trainings.
Is this program for you?
Seeds of Peace is looking for teenagers in the 9th and 10th grades, who wish to know more about different realities existing in their region and seek to change injustices. We are looking for ambitious teenagers with leadership potential, who are strongly aware and politically curious about the different dynamics within the Israeli society and wish to learn about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict from a wide range of identities, stories and backgrounds.
The process of selecting participants is long and difficult, as we find a great number of candidates who have the potential to be part of this global community. Please take your time to complete this application as the first step of this selection process. We would like to get to know you as best as possible through this form, so bring your genuine self and answer the questions as honestly as you can.
What you share in your application will only be shared with our Seeds of Peace selection team.
(We will only share information from your application with a parent/guardian or adult at your school if you reveal that you are hurting yourself, that others are hurting you, or you are at risk of being hurt. Otherwise, what you write here remains confidential).
Thank you for being willing to share these parts of your story with us. We can’t wait to get to know you better!
The Core Program will require a symbolic participation fee, and there will be scholarships available to those who need them.
The deadline to apply is May 3, 2021.
You will receive an email about two weeks after the deadline informing you if you are eligible for the next stage of our selection process.