2023 ISRAEL/PALESTINE XL APPLICATION
Thank you for your interest in being an XL. Your application is due no later than January 15, 2023.
After your application is reviewed, you may be contacted for an interview. Decisions will be made no later than March 8, 2023.
Please note that preference will be given to individuals who are 17 - 19 years old for the XL program.
*Please note that we are closely monitoring the safety situation with COVID-19, and this may result in program changes.
The donor-subsidized cost to participate in Hands of Peace is $1,000 (this fee includes airfare). A non-refundable payment of $300 is due by April 1, with the remaining tuition balance due at the May/June Orientation. This fee may be reduced in the case of financial need, and we strongly encourage individuals from low-income families to apply. Requests for financial assistance should be sent to your Regional Manager at the time of acceptance into the program.
Before you begin, please be sure you have familiarized yourself with Hands of Peace's Mission, Vision, and Values.
This application has seven components to it and should take between 30-45 minutes to finish. Sections include:
1) Basic Information
2) Parent/Guardian Information
3) Reference Contact Information (OPTIONAL)
4) Religious Practices
5) Dietary Restrictions and Health Information
6) About You
7) Essay Questions
Instructions: Applications must be filled out completely. Some fields require an entry; others are optional. To save your data before submitting, click the "Save" button at the bottom of each screen.
If you would like a printout of your responses, click the "Print Form" button before the "Submit" button. Please note that when you submit you will receive a confirmation email containing all of the questions and your responses.