Friends Of The Israel Defense Forces


Date of Award

07.27.2021

Program

Israel, Healthcare & Preparedness

Amount

$1,003,200

Term of Grant

36 months

Project Title

The Uniform to University 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.