Apply to the Hand in Hand ~ Yad b’Yed National University Student Conference!!

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Hand in Hand ~ Yad b’Yed Conference Application

Need Based Scholarship Form

Application Form
Hand in Hand ~ Yad b’Yed Student Conference
A National University Student Conference
“A Pluralistic Approach to Peace in the Middle East”
October 24- 26, 2010
University of Miami Campus, Coral Gables, Florida

Instructions Part One: Please fill out the form below and send it back via e-mail to Applications will be accepted upon a rolling basis formed around two deadlines:

 Early Registration Deadline: Friday, October 8, 2010
 Late Registration Deadline: Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Those who apply in time for Early Registration (closing October 8 at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time) may be able to receive free housing on campus with University of Miami students with extra beds, couches, or floor space on a first come, first serve basis. Need-based scholarships will be available upon Early Registration as well on a first come, first serve basis. In other words, apply early!

Instructions Part Two: Registration for all participating individuals is $40- better believe it! Please send checks to:

Attention: Hand in Hand ~ Yad b’Yed Conference
University of Miami
Whitten University Center #240
1306 Stanford Drive
Coral Gables, FL 33146

As the Hand in Hand ~ Yad b’Yed Conference is organized through the University of Miami student group, Jews and Muslims, please write the check out to:

Pay To the Order Of: University of Miami
For: Jews and Muslims

**The University of Miami is an institution with a qualified 501(c)3 not- for-profit status, which also extends to University of Miami student organization Jews and Muslims (JAM). All faiths are always welcome!

Requirements: All participants must be enrolled in either a four-year university, two-year university, or of university age (18 years to 30 years).


** Choose the Type of Registration by Responding with Yes/No:
 Early Registration: Friday, October 8, 2010_____
 Late Registration: Wednesday, October 20, 2010______
First Name: ____________________________________________________________________________

Last Name: ____________________________________________________________________________

School Email & Personal Email: ____________________________________________________________________________

Cell Number:

Date of Birth: ____________________________________________________________________________

School: ____________________________________________________________________________

School City and State: _______________________________________________________________________

Major(s): ____________________________________________________________________________

Expected year of graduation: _______________________________________________________________

Gender: _________

University Address:

How did you hear about the Hand in Hand conference?

Why do you want to attend the Hand in Hand conference?

What background do you have in the subject?
Please write a short bio, including any relevant campus activities or organizational affiliations: (150 word limit)

What specific aspects of the conflict and it’s resolution interest you? (Poverty? Politics? Economy? Society? Media? Health?)

What do you hope to achieve by attending the conference?

Do you require financial assistance to attend? (If so, please explain and fill out our Need-Based Scholarship Form.)

Need housing? Respond with Yes/No. (Only For Those Applying for Early Registration)
 Student Housing- Female______
 Student Housing – Male_____
 We will make our own arrangements_______

Special dietary requests? Respond with Yes/No
 None______
 Allergies_____________________
 Halal _____
 Kosher_____
 Vegetarian_______
 Vegan_______

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