Nearly a year after our meeting in Virginia, we demonstrated flexibility by deciding to adapt the scheme of our program to a new, unexpected reality. We were determined to produce high quality and professional outcomes and hope that we have managed to create an impact that will elevate women’s status as full partners of Israel’s society.

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Eligibility forms, the initial stage in applying for The Wexner Israel Fellows (WIF,) are now available and will close September 25.  For more information, click here.  Submit an Eligibility Form    ההרשמה הראשונית (Eligibility Form) לתכנית העמיתים של קרן וקסנר תיסגר בתאריך 25 בספטמבר לפרטים נוספים לחצו כאן להגשת טופס מועמדות ראשוני

Following the stabbing attack in Amman, Jordan, Israeli Ambassador to Jordan Eynat Shlain, WIF Alum (Class 11), met with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the security guard who was injured in the attack.  This video is shared via the Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs Facebook Page.  We apologize that there is no audio and only subtitles.

Wexner Israel Fellowship Class 25, with Harvard Faculty Chair Professor Brian Mandell, meet Robert Kraft at a preseason game for his NFL football team, the New England Patriots, in a room full of Super Bowl and other trophies. Class 25 of the Wexner Israel Fellowship kicked off their Harvard school year with the quintessential American experience last week: an American football game. Robert Kraft, owner of the New England Patriots,

The Wexner Foundation is pleased to announce that Class 27 of the Wexner Israel Fellowship has been chosen for the upcoming year at the Harvard Kennedy School.  Fellows will begin their year of studies for a Master’s in Public Administration this July, together with approximately 200 public sector leaders from 90 countries around the globe.  Based at the Center for Public Leadership, where 100 fellows from 26 countries will come

 In photo (left to right): WHA Archie Gottesman (MetroWest 08) and WIF Esti Shelly (Class 26)   Last week we had the pleasure of bringing together ​current Wexner Israel Fellows (Class 26) with a wonderful group of Wexner Heritage and Graduate Fellowship alumni in New York City. We loved seeing the connections begin and received emails from participants effusively expressing how meaningful and substantive they found the conversations. Our time

 קרן וקסנר מתכבדת להזמינכם לארוע קבלת הפנים של כיתה 28   הארוע יתקיים במכון ון ליר בירושלים רח’ ז’בוטינסקי 43, ירושלים בבניין האקדמיה על שם פולנסקי יום ב’, כ”ט באייר תשע”ו, ה-6 ביוני 2016 בין השעות 17:00-19:00.    תכנית הערב: קבלת פנים  דברי ברכה- יו”ר הועדה המייעצת של קרן וקסנר, אלוף במיל’ עידו נחושתן הצגת כיתה 28- מנכ”ל הקרן בישראל, רענן אביטל דברי ברכה ליוצאים להרווארד- גיל אבריאל (כיתה 26)

Class 29 of the Wexner Israel Fellowship was recently selected.  The new cohort of eight highly talented and dedicated public servants will be meeting in Israel in June before beginning their year-long program in Summer 2017, at the Center for Public Leadership at Harvard University’s Kennedy School.  We are proud to present Class 29 and wish them success in their work, studies and leadership growth! Amit Becher Israel Securities Authority

Meetings Highlights: Jeff Holland – Congressional Budget Office Rudy deLeon – Center for American Progress Ambassador Dennis Ross – The Washington Institute for Near East Policy Bill Parsons – U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum