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URJ Camp Newman  (Santa Rosa, CA)
Our regional camps offer programs for middle and high school students.

URJ 6 Points Sports Academy (Los Angeles, CA)
A top-tier sports camp teamed up with the richness of a Jewish experience.

URJ Mitzvah Corps (Pacific Northwest)

Participants volunteer with grassroots organizations in their own “backyard”, helping to make a real difference in their community.

 

 

Travel North America & The World

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URJ Camp Newman Mitzvah Corps (Costa Rica)
A 12-day adventure exploring Judaism throughout the world and participating in hands-on community service, for 10-12th graders.

URJ Mitzvah Corps (North America, Central America & Israel)
Participants volunteer in immersive social action, helping to make a real difference regionally and globally.

NFTY in Israel (Israel & Europe)
Four weeks of unforgettable personal discovery, hiking and exploration in Israel.

NFTY-EIE High School in Israel Summer Session (Israel)
An accredited summer program for students in grades 10-12th, offering the opportunity to live and study in Israel while earning high school and college credit.

URJ 6 Points Sci-Tech Academy (near Boston, MA)
Bright young minds blend science and technology in a rich Jewish camp experience.

URJ Tour La'Agam - Teen Bike Tour (Michigan)
A bicycle ride on the Lake Michigan shoreline, offering hundreds of miles for exploration.

URJ Kutz Camp (Warwick, NY)
A specialized leadership camp, where teens get to customize their own program focused in music, creative arts, advocacy and more.

URJ Just Act NYC (Brooklyn, NY)
Teens with a passion for theater get to strengthen their craft by working alongside professional actors in a real performance space.

 

Scholarships

NFTY is committed to working in conjunction with teens and parents, and their home congregations, to make a summer experience possible for everyone. The amount of scholarship awarded to each family will be based on the number of applicants and level of need. To request a scholarship, please complete our online application.

On a case-by-case basis, additional scholarship money may be available from your synagogue and/or local UJA Federation office. We encourage you to explore these options as well.