Sherut L'Olam Junior Fellowship 2017-2018

About the program . . .

The Sherut L’Olam Junior Fellowship is designed for 7th and 8th graders who are looking for a fun and engaging way to develop public speaking skills, explore social justice and environmental issues and fulfill their community service projects for Bar and Bat Mitzvah or school.


December 17, 2017 Orientation & Captivation Speakers Workshop @ TBD

January 7, 2018 Movie Screening at Laemmle

February 11, 2018 Community Service Project @ Jfed Valley Alliance

February 23-25, 2018 Weekend Retreat #1 @ Camp JCA Shalom

April 13-15, 2018 Weekend Retreat #2 @ Camp JCA Shalom

April, 2018 Walk to end Genocide

The application process and tuition…

We are now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 Sherut L'Olam Junior Fellowship. Please apply by clicking the link below. 

Junior Fellowship Application

Tuition for the program is $495*

After receiving your online application, and letter of recommendation, a phone interview will be arranged. You will be notified of your acceptance within two weeks of your interview.  

* Scholarships are available for this program. Please contact the Shalom Institute ( and/or your sponsoring organization if you need assistance.

Sherut L’Olam is generously funded by the Jewish Federation of Los Angeles and administered by the Shalom Institute. Our program partners include BJEBBYOUSY,JSUCamp JCA ShalomCamp AlonimJewish Federation Valley Alliance and The Westside Jewish Community Center.