Meisharim: Scholarship Program for Law and Social Activism
Ono Academic College’s new Meisharim Program is a special scholarship program in law for social activists who wish to enrich their “Tikkun Olam” toolbox by repairing the world with legal knowledge and skills. Run as a cooperative learning community under the guidance of Ono’s Dean of the Faculty of Law, Prof. Yuval Elbashan, the program focuses on human rights, social justice and using the law as a tool for social change, and includes field trips, comprehensive practical training, and special workshops with the top experts in the fields of law and social activism.
To be eligible for the program, students must fulfill the following requirements:
- Commitment to the values of social justice and human rights
- Proven social advocacy activity for more than six years
- Passing a special screening interview (individual & group)
- Commitment to continued social activity for three years after admission to the bar