Welcome Yeshiva University students to the CJF application homepage.

We are currently accepting applications for the Winter 2015 Programs. Below is some basic information about the current programs.

  • Counterpoint Israel Summer Program

    Counterpoint Israel is run with support from Ron Fischer and Lisa Rosenbaum/the Fischer Family Foundation and the VIP Passover Yizkor Appeal.

    The Kiryat Gat program is run with additional support from Jennifer and Saul Burian and Doreen and Beryl Eckstein; the Kiryat Malachi Program is dedicated in the memory of Dr. Bernard W. Gamson; the Dimona program is run with additional support from Sharon and Avram Blumenthal; and the Arad program is run with additional support from the Jewish Federations of Central New Jersey and Delaware and Neal’s Fund in memory of Neal Dublinsky.

    • Dates: June 21-July 27, 2015
    • Training Dates:April 15th, 2015
    • Spots: 30
    • Cost: $300

The application deadline is February 2nd, 2015

Download the Counterpoint FAQ here.

Download the Counterpoint Summer flyer here.


You must be a current Yeshiva University student to apply for a program.

In order to apply to any program, you will need to create an account. Please remember your username and password—you will be able to use these for future applications by securely storing information that is not likely to change.

New Users: If you do not have an account and wish to create one, please click here. After you have created an account, you will be prompted to login and apply.

Returning Users: If you already have an account, and would like to apply for a program, login by clicking . After you have logged in, a link to program applications will appear.

If you have been accepted: If you have been accepted to a program, and are here to fill out additional information, login by clicking and a link for your program will appear.

If you have any questions about the application process, please do not hesitate to call or email Aliza Abrams at 646-592-4131 or Lauren Elefant at 646-592-4125 or send an email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .