Financing Studies

Nishmat is partnered with MASA Israel Journey, a joint program of the government of Israel and the Jewish Agency. MASA offers grants of $1000 – $4000 and needs-based grants of up to $7500 to eligible students between the ages of 18 and 31.

Nishmat has scholarships available throughout the year; please contact Sharon,, for more information.

In addition to these scholarships, there are other organizations that provide funding for Torah study in Israel, including:

We recommend contacting these organizations and applying to their assistance programs as soon as you receive your acceptance to Nishmat to allow ample time for processing.

Stern College students please note: Stern College offers its students receiving financial aid, to receive the same benefits while studying at Nishmat.

Financial Aid

Nishmat would like to assist in making it financially feasible for you to enjoy the wonderful learning program that we provide. If you are not eligible for the scholarships above, or require additional assistance, we do have limited financial aid available. This assistance may include an interest-free loan, extended payment plans or a grant.

If you require financial aid, please fill in the financial aid section of the application form.

MASA Israel program scholarships to Nishmat