Israel Entrepreneurship Exchange Application Form

This application is only for students attending Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya. The application for Laurier students is now closed.

The Lazaridis School of Business and Economics is inviting entrepreneurial and globally minded students, to apply for an entrepreneurship exchange in Canada and Israel in August 2018. This opportunity is open to first year entrepreneurship students (as of January 2018).

The course runs from August 12-30th with eight days in Canada and 11 in Israel. This opportunity allows students to earn a course credit while engaging in approx. three weeks of entrepreneurial and cultural experiences in Canada and Israel. The exchange includes up to 18 Laurier students and six Israeli students. The course includes: interactive workshops, guest speakers, site and company visits, cultural and tourist experiences and travel in two of the world’s best entrepreneurial ecosystems: the Toronto-Waterloo corridor and Israel.

Students also have the opportunity to travel in Canada prior to the August 12 start date, as long as they are in Waterloo on the start date. Flights to Canada (Toronto) can be arranged for earlier departures from Tel Aviv if planned in advance.

Expenses and Application Details

All expenses are covered for air fare, ground transportation, accommodations, entrance fees, and some meals during the trip. Students pay course tuition and a C$500 fee.

The application deadline is March 16, 2018. If applying, complete the following form and forward two reference letters (one academic and one non-academic) to SchlegelCentre@wlu.ca prior to the application deadline.

If you have any questions, contact SchlegelCentre@wlu.ca.​