Science Oriented Youth
Entity: Tel Aviv University
Project Type: Core
Duration of Support: 2 years (2005 & 2007)
The Science Oriented Youth program in Tel Aviv University runs a project for high school students from Israeli's development towns and disadvantaged communities.
The purpose of the project is to expose the students to the world of higher education by bringing them into the academic environment. 50 students (aged 16-17) from across the country - religious and secular, Israeli born and immigrants, Jews, Muslims, Druze and Bedouin - participate in the program every year.