Birthright Israel Registration - Birthright Israel Application

How to Apply

Get Set Up for Your Birthright Israel Adventure

Get Ready, Get Set!

We're here to make it as easy for you as possible to travel on your Birthright Israel adventure!

The best way to help us help you is to follow the easy steps below to get one step closer to your adventure across the world.

I'm ready now, let's go!

or get more info below:

Step One
Start Planning
Your Options
Check out our trip dates & trip options to get a general idea of the ideal time of year, type of trip, & departure cities for you!
Your Crew
Whether you’re starting off solo, traveling with your entire squad, or somewhere in between, we’re here to help you explore more!
Your Questions
Call us at (312) 267-0677, email us or chat with us. We're here to help you through this process!
Step Two
Get Early Bird Status
Before Birthright Israel registration opens, you have the chance to sign up for early bird for one of the next two seasons!
With early access, you can apply 24 hours before the general public to increase your chances of getting placed on a top trip choice! It's non-binding, so what's stopping you?
Take 30 seconds & sign up for YOUR early access to your Birthright Israel application with Shorashim!
Step Three
Birthright Israel Application
What You Need
You'll need to have an email address (not a .edu), your Birthright Israel login or a facebook, & a credit card or PayPal account for the refundable deposit.
Steps to Take
  • Indicate your top trip choice and fill out all required parts of the application.
  • Sign the waiver, submit a refundable $250 deposit, & confirm your email.
  • Upload a copy of your passport.
Step Four
Shorashim Application
What You Need
You'll need to have an idea of when you want to travel & what flexibility you have with dates throughout the season, along with a few minutes to fill out your application.
Steps to Take
  • Update the "Date & Friendship Request" section
  • Enter your relevant "Emergency Contact Information"
  • Fill out your "Medical & Background Information"

Let's Go!

Start a Birthright Israel Application

Go to Your Shorashim Application

Next Steps & Tips

You are eligible to receive a conditional acceptance via email upon completing your Birthright Israel & Shorashim application. This includes submission of your refundable deposit, date choices, medical information, & emergency contacts as well as completion of your phone interview. Please note that your trip acceptance will be conditional until you receive a second email from us confirming that you are approved for travel.

To increase your chances of being placed on one of your top trip choices, it is important to complete these steps as soon as possible.

If you have any questions about this process, we're here to help you! Just call us at (312) 267-0677 or email us at