The Real Deal - Summer 2019

The June 2019 Real Deal trip 

UJS are excited to announce that our Real Deal Trip is BACK! 


We so are excited to bring this amazing opportunity to students at Essex, Leicester, St. Andrews and Sussex! Welcoming students of all faiths, backgrounds and cultures, this is your opportunity to visit Israel and Palestine 

Applications are now open - click HERE to apply!

Here’s some of what you can look forward to in this whirlwind experience:

  • Walk through the ancient cobbled streets of Jerusalem’s Old City
  • Experience the vibrant, cosmopolitan city of Tel Aviv and explore the diversity of Jaffa, a mix of faiths and cultures and a blend of history and modernity
  • Visit Ramallah, the current main city of Palestine’s government, economy and social and cultural life
  • Come face-to-face with some of the most pressing social issues facing Israel today and meet leading Israeli and Palestinian social activists
  • Float in the dead sea, hike in the north!
  • See first-hand the realities of the Israel-Palestine conflict in 2019

And so much more!

Key information

  • The application deadline is 25th November 2019
    • Spaces are limited and will be accepted on a rolling basis so apply soon to avoid disappointment.
  • The dates for this trip are 16-22nd December 2019
    • There will also be an orientation day on your campus prior to the trip
  • The cost of the trip is £199, including flights, meals and accommodation. Now that’s a Real Deal!
    • This trip is generously supported to minimise finance being a barrier to participation.
  • We welcome applicants from all faiths, backgrounds and cultures!

Applications are now open - click HERE to apply!

If you want to bring The Real Deal to your campus, please get in touch!

If you have any questions, please contact Shiri


About UJS

We are the voice of over 8,500 Jewish students, spanning 60 Jewish Societies (J-Socs) on campuses across the UK and Ireland. We are traditional, progressive, cultural and spiritual; we come from the left, centre and right and can be found across religious and political spectrums.

Together we create and deliver powerful campaigns; fighting prejudice, advancing inclusion, and inspiring education and action on the issues that matter to us. 


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