Itinerary Summer 2010

Brochure 2011

Application Process

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Recommendation Form Online

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Who is eligible to apply to the Program?

Jewish Day School students entering grades
11 and 12, September 2011.

When is the Program?

The group will depart NY on July 3rd
2011. The returning flight will depart Israel
and arrive in NY
on August 8th*, 2011.
*optional 4 day extension - details to follow



How do I apply?

Please submit:

  1. A $200 US application fee payable to Camp Koby Summer Programs - mailed to the address below.
  2. 2 passport sized photos (please write your name on the back of each picture) - mailed to address below or emailed to summer@kobymandell.org 
  3. 2 letters of recommendation – 
    Recommendation letter can be filled out or printed from this link. Please email link to the person giving the recommendation (click here to send email with link) or give them a printed version to be sent by mail.
    1 of the letters must be from a current Judaic Studies Teacher.



Forward all correspondence to:

Rabbi Dovid Kupinsky
The Koby Mandell Foundation
366 Pearsall Avenue
Cedarhurst, NY 11516
Tel:   (301) 576-6235
Fax:  (206) 350-7467



What happens then?

  • Upon receipt of your application, you will be contacted via email. (Please make sure that your email address is clearly printed on the application form).
  • You will be notified of an interview date.
  • Upon acceptance to the program you will receive additional information and forms.


$6,995 US. (See "Early Bird Specials")
Tuition includes round-trip airfare from NYC and all program elements. Add-ons from other cities are available at an additional cost.

Payment policy:

Payment #1

A $1000 deposit is required within 10 days of your acceptance to the program. ($900 if you pay by Dec. 15, 2010) This will guarantee your place on the program.

Payment #2
50% of the remaining balance: $3000 is due by March 15, 2011.
Payment #3
The remaining 50%: $2995  is due by April 15, 2011.




Please note that if payments are not received by the deadline
indicated your registration may be cancelled.

All checks should be made payable to “Camp Koby Summer Program” and sent to:

Camp Koby Summer Program
The Koby Mandell Foundation
366 Pearsall Avenue
Cedarhurst, NY 11516

Are scholarships available?

The Koby Mandell Foundation does not provide scholarships for its Summer in Israel Programs. However, most local Jewish Federations do. Please contact the Israel desk at your local Federation to receive more information. If your Federation requires the program to specifically listed, please notify us at summer@kobymandell.org

Cancellation policy:

Withdrawal from the program must be done in writing.

Withdrawal prior to   Refund
March 15, 2011   All money minus - $1000
April 15, 2011   All money minus - $1,500
June 1, 2011   All money minus - $2,250
June 30th, 2011   All money minus -$2,500
Withdrawal on or after    
July 1, 2011   No refund available

As in all other matters please feel free to contact me with any questions you might have.

Rabbi Dovid Kupinsky
The Koby Mandell Foundation
Direct line to Israel: (301) 576-6235
Fax:                  (206) 350-7467
Office in Israel: 011-972-2-6483758
Cell Phone :     011-972-52-522-5655