Israel Travel Experience Loan & Grant

Description: The Jewish Federation of Greater Vancouver and The Hebrew Free Loan Association (HFLA) have partnered to make youth travel to Israel more accessible for teens from British Columbia. Parents of teens can now apply for both a $5,000 Loan and a grant of up to $2,5000 in one application.  

THE APPLICATION DEADLINE FOR THIS PROGRAM IS JANUARY 28th 2022 HOWEVER WE ENCOURAGE YOU TO SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION BEFORE THAT IF POSSIBLE. YOU WILL BE ADVISED OF YOUR SCHOLARSHIP AND FINANCING STATUS IN FEBRUARY. 

 

Maximum Loan Amount Available: $5,000

Guarantor Requirements: None

Repayment Terms: Payments of $50 per month for every $1,000 borrowed until the principal is paid back in full

Apply today by following these simple steps: 

We want this experience to be a comfortable one for you and our processes have been designed with great care to ensure that your confidentiality and dignity are respected at all times. Please do not hesitate to reach out at any point in our process if you have questions or concerns.

step 1

Secure your guarantor(s) and advise them that an HFLA Board Member will be calling them in the days ahead

step 2

Complete our application form by clicking here

step 3

Await a call from an HFLA board representative

step 4

Complete an interview (by phone, skype or in person)

step 5

Await your loan decision. If your loan is approved, you will be sent paperwork to sign and then your loan funds will be distributed.