Aardvark Israel and Big Idea are thrilled to announce a new partnership enabling participants the best of both organizations’ Gap Year experiences! Introducing…Big Idea Gap Year @ Aardvark Israel.
Designed for Jewish young adults, ages 17-21, who are interested in technology and expanding their professional skills, this new program brings together participants from around the world for a robust experience which will jump-start a career in technology!
BIG IDEA @ Aardvark Israel provides participants intensive hi-tech training, professional internships, and a one-of-a-kind Startup Nation experience! It is the ideal choice for anyone looking to boost their career in technology while also having an immersive, educational, and fun experience in Israel. Participants will enjoy the benefits of being part of a selective group of technology-minded peers while also being a part of the larger, diverse community of students who are participating in all of Aardvark Israel’s other existing programs.
BIG IDEA @ Aardvark Israel is an unparalleled hi-tech training program in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv that focuses on programming, design, app development, and UI/UX design. Through unique hands-on courses, participants will gain all the skills necessary to become a front-end developer, and at the end of the program, they will walk away with not just resume-ready skills, but also an official developer certification. In addition to the tech courses, participants will go on weekly field trips around Israel, take immersive Hebrew classes, earn up to 21 university credits in Hebrew and other relevant electives, participate in extracurricular activities, and intern alongside Israelis at leading startups in Tel Aviv!