Friends Of The Israel Defense Forces

Date of Award



Healthcare & Preparedness



Term of Grant

36 months

Project Title

IMPACT! Scholarship Program

Project Description

This grant will enable 159 Israeli Defense Force (IDF) veterans from low socio-economic backgrounds to access and complete 159 eligible IDF veterans to complete their higher education and prepare for future careers as medical professionals in Israel. The veterans supported by Helmsley's grant will be able to achieve higher education in medical and related scientific fields of study.