Frequently Asked Questions
Is the Jewish Summer Fellowship the right program for me?
What will I gain by coming to the Jewish Summer Fellowship? In what ways will I grow and accomplish?
Do I qualify to attend the Jewish Summer Fellowship? Can I still attend if I don't qualify?
If you do not meet these qualifications, and are still looking to join the JSF, please reach out to us directly as we have limited slots to accept students who only meet some of our qualifications.
What is the cost of the Jewish Summer Fellowship? Do you offer any scholarships?
Please fill out our application form to get started and a member of our staff will reach out to you in 2-3 business days to let you know your qualification status.
*Cost/scholarship covers food, board, classes and all extra-curricular activities.
What is my commitment to My Jewish Summer Fellowship?
*If you are unable to commit to these guidelines, you may still be eligible to join the program, and even receive part-scholarship.
What is the registration process to attend the My Jewish Summer Fellowship?
Step 2: A member of our staff will reach out to you within 2-3 business days to set-up a short phone interview and to follow-up on you application.
Step 3: You will receive our commitment pledge package for you to sign and send back along with a $250 deposit. This deposit is fully refundable upon successful completion the program.
Where are you located?
Our women’s campus is located at 254 Lucas Avenue in Kingston, NY (bus stop in Kingston, NY).
Our men’s campus is located at 689 Route 55 in Napanoch, NY (us stop in Ellenville, NY).
There is on site parking at both campuses, should a student be bringing their own vehicle.
*For help covering travel expense cost, you may try applying for the ChabadOnCampus Study Away grant HERE.
I am hesitant about coming to the Jewish Summer Fellowship, is there someone I can talk to who has come to your program in the past?
Absolutely! Please reach out to us by phone or e-mail for a list of previous students, staff members, and mentors. Also take a look at some of our testimonials. We are happy to discuss any hesitations you might have to help see if My Jewish Summer Fellowship is the right fit for you.