Applications for 2020 Scholarships Are Now Available!

Ta’am Yisrael

A Taste of Israel Program Scholarship Application


This scholarship is available to 8th grade students who have at least one parent who is a resident of the greater C-U Jewish community (includes Champaign, Danville, Mahomet, Mattoon-Charleston, Rantoul, Savoy, Urbana, etc.). Thisscholarship is intended only for participation in JUF’s Ta’am Yisrael program.


Guidelines  The amount of the scholarship is dependent upon CUJF’s budget and the number of applicants. The amount will not exceed 50 percent of the total cost (to the participant) of the trip. This is not a need-based scholarship.


Deadline  For full consideration, applications must be received by Noon January 31, 2020. Completed applications should be submitted online, by mail, or in person at CUJF, 503 E. John Street, Champaign, IL 61820 or via email at