San Diego Jewish Teen Initiative

The San Diego Jewish Teen Initiative aims to connect local teens to programs, college scholarships, summer internships, and our community.

Engagement Opportunities

Arts & Sports Leadership Learning Social Social Justice Travel & Camps

There's no better place to help you stand out from the crowd on your college applications, build life-long friendships, develop independence, and earn college credit than one of our incredible study abroad programs. Let AMHSI-JNF become your classroom and Israel adventure be your guide.

Leadership Social Travel & Camps


USY empowers Jewish youth to develop friendships, leadership skills, a sense of belonging to the Jewish People, a deep engagement with and love for Israel, and a commitment to inspired Jewish living through meaningful and fun experiences based on the ideology of Conservative Judaism.

Teen Events & Happenings

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December 6, 2020 ADL In Concert Against Hate


Everything you need to know about making Aliyah and becoming an IDF lone soldier with Garin Tzabar.

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Standing together against anti-semitism.


Resources for Teens

Connecting teens to Jewish opportunities is at the core of SDJTI. Below, teens can find a variety of resources between scholarships and grants, mental health resources and events, and job opportunities. 

Awards & Scholarship

Mental Health & Wellness


Community Service

Immersive Experience

Resources for Parents and Educators

Resources for Parents

Resources for Educators

Our Community Partners

Moving Traditions

Temple Emanu-El of San Diego

Congregation Beth Israel

Lawrence Family JCC/BBYO


San Diego NCSY

Congregation Beth El

SCY High School

Torah High School

Tifereth Israel Synagogue

Temple Solel

San Diego Jewish Collaborative

Jewish Teen Foundation

HaZamir San Diego

Temple Etz Rimon

Beth Jacob Congregation

Congregation B’nai Tikvah

Friendship Circle

Ohr Shalom Synagogue – USY

Congregation Beth Am – USY

Shevet Galim – The Israeli Scouts

Ner Tamid Synagogue

Mosad Shalom Religous School at Temple Adat Shalom

Congregation Dor Hadash

Jewish Family Service

Israeli American Council – Eitanim

Community Jewish High

March of the Living

Camp Mountain Chai

Ken Jewish Community

Meet The Team

Meet the SDJTI team by clicking the link below! 

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The San Diego Jewish Teen Initiative is generously supported by

Questions? We are here to help

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