Application Process

Apply Now for the upcoming 5 or 10-month programs: 5-month program: August 25, 2017 – February 2nd, 2018 10-month program (second semester full-Hebrew immersion): August 25, 2017 – June 15, 2018 The application for 2017-2018 is now online!

Each of the following application components is required. Once all 3 online components (1- Personal & Health Quesionnaire; 2 - Essays; 3 - Resume/CV) have been received, a BINA staff member will contact you to schedule a telephone interview.

1. Online Components

2. Printed Components

Two letters of reference (from a supervisor or an instructor/teacher) cannot be submitted online, and should be submitted either by email, fax or regular mail:

BINA - International Gap Year Program

Ganei Teva Campus

P.O. Box 12070

Tel Aviv-Yafo 6112001  ISRAEL

Tel: +972.3.5376697 Fax: +972.3.6399128  Email:

3. College Credits (Optional)

Participants who would like to receive college credits for their studies at BINA Gap Year must register with Gratz College in addition to the BINA Gap Year application. Each 3 credit course costs $675, paid directly to Gratz College (see registration link below). Following the program, grade transcripts can be acquired from Gratz College for an additional fee.

Please note - participants who would like to receive credits for BINA Gap Year courses must register and be accepted by both BINA Gap Year and Gratz College.

Registration page for Gratz College