NextGenInc - World Jewish Congress

The leaders of tomorrow, innovating today.


NextGenInc., a first of its kind project of the World Jewish Congress and World Union of Jewish Students, is a start-up style incubator, designed to give young Jewish leaders with innovative ideas access to resources and mentorship to transform their idea into a sustainable reality.

Accepted projects will be provided access to an online portal filled with resource guides, access to a variety of online softwares, ability to receive expert training on a wide range of topics, support from WJC & WUJS staff, and access to grant funding. Individuals will have a space to work on their project as well as network opportunities, and a space to brainstorm and share ideas with other members of NextGenInc. Team members of admitted projects will additionally receive leadership development and access to exclusive events, conferences, and meetings.



  • Team members must be between the ages of 16-30 (Team leaders must be above the age of 18).
  • The idea must be focused on strengthening Jewish life which can be related to one of following function areas:
    • Supporting the Jewish community
    • Interfaith relations
    • Combating antisemitism
    • Holocaust education
    • Israel advocacy
  • The idea must be in development or early implementation stages.

Projects will be admitted to the Incubator on a rolling basis. NextGen Inc. is a global initiative and will accept candidates from any country.


Please contact with any questions or comments.

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