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How is the deposit paid?

How is the deposit paid?

The deposit is paid electronically using either MasterCard/VISA/Debit Cards.

When will I get my deposit back?

A few days after returning home after the trip, you will get an e-mail in regards to the getting your deposit back electronically.

What is the deposit for?

Each participant must pay a deposit, which can be fully refunded or donated afterwards. The deposit is up to $250 USD, depending on which country you are from. This deposit serves a few purposes. During the application process, it acts as one of a few measures designed to reflect the fact that an applicant is… read more

Do I need a passport?

Yes. You cannot go on this trip without a passport. The passport must be valid for 6 months after returning from Israel.

Do I need to have health insurance?

It is mandatory for all birthright participants to have health insurance for the duration of the trip. Health insurance will be submitted on their application.