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NFTY Convention 2019 – Dallas

NFTY Convention 2019 – Dallas
When:
February 15, 2019 – February 19, 2019 all-day
2019-02-15T00:00:00-06:00
2019-02-20T00:00:00-06:00
Where:
Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center
1501 Gaylord Trail
Grapevine, TX 76051
USA

NFTY Convention is the ultimate Reform Jewish teen event, and this year it is coming to us in DALLAS at the Gaylord Texan Resort! As the host region, we want to show Reform Jewish teens from across North America that everything really is BIGGER in TEXAS! We want every teen in our region to have the opportunity to attend NFTY Convention and have several scholarship opportunities plus bus transportation to get you to Dallas!

 Learn More and Register  

 

Become a Jackofsky Emerging Teen Leader Fellow:

As part of the fellowship, recipients will receive a scholarship to cover approximately 40% of NFTY Convention tuition and will have the chance to join a cohort of 15-20 emerging leaders across the NFTY Texas & Oklahoma Region. Fellows will participate in leadership seminars and workshops as part of the NFTY Convention programming and will have additional opportunities to meet as a cohort. Current NFTY leaders and former Jackofsky fellows will act as mentors to the Fellows and will continue to be resources to Fellows before and after NFTY Convention. Must be a 9th or 10th grader to apply. Deadline to apply is Friday, November 16, 2018.

 Apply to be a Fellow  

 

Need financial help getting to NFTY Convention?

Step 1: Contact your congregation and let them know you want to represent your community at NFTY Convention and ask for scholarship help.

Step 2. Complete our regional scholarship application form. We have a limited of need-based scholarships. Applications are accepted on a first-come, first-served rolling basis.

 Complete the Regional Scholarship Form  

Plan your travel:

NFTY TOR & Greene Family Camp want to lower the barriers for you to attend NFTY Convention as much as possible. We are coordinating buses from Houston and San Antonio/Austin to bring as many teens from across our region together for NFTY Convention 2019. Sign up for a round trip bus ticket for $50 and consider your transportation to/from NFTY Convention taken care of! Reserve your spot on our NFTY Convention Bus HERE!

 

NFTY Convention Bus Itinerary:

FRIDAY (2/15/19) Bus Itinerary (for 12PM arrival at Gaylord Texan Resort)
Houston Bus
7:00 AM South Houston Stop
JCC Houston (5601 S Braeswood Blvd, Houston, TX 77096)
8:00 AM North Houston Stop
Sam’s Club (19091 I 45, Conroe, TX 77385)

 

Austin-San Antonio Bus
6:40 AM San Antonio Stop
Barshop JCC (12500 NW Military Hwy, San Antonio, TX 78231
8:40 PM Austin Stop
Congregation Beth Israel (3901 Shoal Creek Blvd, Austin, TX 78756)

 

MONDAY (2/18/19)Bus Itinerary (for 8:30AM departure from Gaylord Texan Resort)
Houston Bus
12:30 PM North Houston Stop
Sam’s Club (19091 I 45, Conroe, TX 77385)

1:40 PM South Houston Stop
JCC Houston (5601 S Braeswood Blvd, Houston, TX 77096)

Austin-San Antonio Bus
12:40 PM Austin Stop
Congregation Beth Israel (3901 Shoal Creek Blvd, Austin, TX 78756)

2:20 PM San Antonio Stop
Barshop JCC (12500 NW Military Hwy, San Antonio, TX 78231