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Free high-tech training programs for Olim

Israel Tech Challenge (ITC) is firmly committed to admitting the most highly qualified students who apply to its programs, making the ITC programs available for anyone looking to gain a new profession in the Israeli high-tech industry.  We can now offer eligible applicants two training  programs for FREE and a discount on our regular full-time programs. The free programs are jointly subsidized by both the Israeli Ministry of Aliyah and Integration and ITC.

Launch a career in Israeli high-tech

Front-End Development

3 months part-time study
HTML, CSS, and JavaScript - learn to build websites

Program is FREE for qualifying Olim
REGISTER FOR APRIL 18th, NOW

Front-end Development

This program is jointly subsidized by the Israeli Ministry of Aliyah and Integration and ITC.

For qualifying Olim and returning residents, see criteria below.

Screening process includes an interview, an English test, an online video test and a tech review of your HTML skills.
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SQL & Data Analytics

3 months part-time study
SQL, BI, and Data Analytics

Program cost is FREE for qualifying Olim
PRE-REGISTRATION FOR JULY NOW OPEN

Data Analytics for Beginners

This program is jointly funded by the Israeli Ministry of Aliyah and Integration and ITC.

See the eligibility criteria below.

Screening process includes interview, English test, and an online video test. Contact us for details.

Continuing to Full-Stack Development

Once you complete the Front-end Development, you can choose to delve deeper into the world of Web Development and learn Back-end Development.

Back-end Development and Project Placement

If you can pass the entry exam for the Full-stack Development program which includes 6 weeks Back-end development studies and 2 months projects at a tech company, the tuition will be 15,000 ILS. If you are unable to pass the exam, you can enjoy a heavily discounted tuition for the entire project for 18,000 ILS.
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New Immigrants Scholarships for full-time programs

Granted by: The Israeli Ministry of Aliyah and Integration
To whom: New immigrants and returning citizens applying to ITC's full-time programs. Amount: 7,000 ILS

Eligibility

After acceptance and payment, applicants may submit a request to their designated ministry of Aliyah and Integration branch, in order to receive the voucher.

The Israeli Ministry of Aliyah and Integration (“Misrad Haklita”) offers new immigrants and returning citizens a Financial Assistance Voucher program, which covers 7,000 ILS (the highest amount possible). 

For more information or questions regarding scholarships please contact info@itc.tech

Are you eligible?

In addition to Israel Tech Challenge’s rigorous screening process, applicants must meet the Ministry of Aliyah’s criteria of being Olim and Toshavim Chozrim (returning residents) who are:

  • Those over the age of 18 and under the official retirement age
  • An immigrant (Oleh, Ezrach Oleh, Katin Chozer & Gorer Zechuyot) within 10 years of Aliyah (and who was at least 15 years old upon receiving their Aliyah status). OR a returning resident (Toshav Chozer) within 2 years of the date of return to Israel.
  • Have not used your training voucher or Minhal-Studentim academic tuition grant. (This program is in lieu of a voucher-supported program and counts as if you are using the voucher. )
  • Those who have basic knowledge of Hebrew – and is either a graduate of Ulpan Alef or has command of Hebrew parallel to that level (maybe be assessed with a brief test).  
  • Studied at an academic institution 
To qualify for the monthly stipend, meet the above criteria, as well as meet the following: 
  • Those who are unemployed (or in unskilled work!) OR  those whose professions are not in demand.
  • Those who attend at least 5 of the 6 training sessions each week.
To start the program, you will need to pass Israel Tech Challenge’s Screening process which includes an English test, Online Video test, and a personal interview.  For the Front-end Development program, students are expected to complete self-study of HTML and CSS prior to class start. While we provide these self-studies materials, applicants have the option of paying 850 ILS for the guided and structured studies offered in the First Steps to Web Development course separately.