The Melvin M. Goldberg Fellowship for Research in Israel
This Annual Fellowship in memory of Melvin Morris Goldberg sends one
undergraduate engineering student from any U.S. University to visit
Israel in the summer to perform supervised technical research.
Application Deadline: April 4 annually.
This $3000.00 Fellowship is presented to a junior or senior who
demonstrates the enthusiasm, aptitude, and the motivation to plan and
pursue a summer research project in Israel.
||Rivka Cohen of McGill University.
To study mechanical engineering and control theory at the Technion.
||Aviv Adler of Princeton University.
To study computational geometry at Tel Aviv University.
||Jacob Scott of California
Studied bioinformatics at Tel Aviv University.
||Lou Kolman of Pennsylvania
Studied cardiology at the Sheba Medical Center.
||Dan Pincus of New Jersey
Studied neuromedicine at Tel Aviv University.
||Alyssa Abo of Pennsylvania
Studied biomechanical engineering at Tel Aviv University.
||Rachel Sheinbein of Arizona
Studied chemical/environmental engineering at the Technion.
||Gary Byala of Pennsylvania
Studied chemical engineering at the Technion.
||Dana Ehrlich of Massachusetts
Studied laser-based sensing at the Technion.
||Michael Joel of Massachusetts
Studied solar energy at the Weizmann Institute.
||Jonathan Kaye of New York
Studied computer science at Hebrew University.
||Michael Turok of New York
Studied electrical engineering at Tel Aviv University.
||Stuart Rudoler of New Jersey
Studied electro-optics at Ben Gurion University.
||David Rosenblatt of Delaware
Studied chemical engineering at Bar Ilan University.
Funding for this Fellowship is provided by the Goldberg Family through
the Jewish Federation of the Lehigh Valley in Pennsylvania.
The $3000.00 Fellowship provides partial support for travel and living costs.
Candidates should work with faculty at their primary university to develop a
research proposal and confirm a willing supervisor at one of
Israel's universities or research centers (eg, Bar-Ilan, Ben-Gurion,
Haifa U., Hebrew U., Technion, Tel-Aviv U., the Weizmann Institute).
** Applications are due April 30. **
Please Email your Resume/CV with GPA as an attachment
and in the body of the email include the following information in plain text (not as an attachment):
1. Your full contact information
2. University, Major, and Expected Graduation Date
3. Summary of proposed plan of study (500 words or less)
4. Name and contact information of your confirmed supervisor in Israel
5. Name and email of one reference willing to write a letter on your
Please email to:
Professor Ken Goldberg: firstname.lastname@example.org
Subject: Application for MMG Research in Israel Fellowship
After applying, please check back if you do not receive a
confirmation. The Goldberg Fellow will be announced in early April of each year.
Printable Program Flyer (.pdf)
For questions please contact:
Professor Ken Goldberg: email@example.com with
subject line: * Re: Melvin M. Goldberg (MMG) Fellowship for Research in Israel