Australasian Union of Jewish Students
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The Australasian Union of Jewish Students (AUJS) is a federation of Jewish student societies at Australian and New Zealand universities and other higher education institutions. It was founded in 1948 at the University of Sydney and is affiliated with the World Union of Jewish Students. AUJS' constitution lists its four pillars as Judaism, activism, Zionism, and pluralism. AUJS runs social, educational, political and religious events on University campuses.
Basic Training Winter Escape Political Training Seminar
AUJS operates the Taglit-Birthright Israel programs for Australian students. This program offers students subsidised trips to Israel. Every year AUJS sends over 300 participants to Israel on the Taglit-Birthright Israel trips. AUJS also offers other Israeli-based programs.
- AUJS Academy
- AUJS Aviv (incl. MASA Scholarship Application)
- AUJS Leadership Development Program (LDP)
AUJS operates on national, regional and campus levels. Most Regional organisations have a representative on the National Executive. Similarly, each campus organisation has a representative on that Region's Executive. AUJS is an affiliate of the Zionist Federation of Australia and Executive Council of Australian Jewry.
New South Wales
- University Of New South Wales
- University of Sydney
- Macquarie University
- University of Technology Sydney
- University of Wollongong
Australian Capital Territory
- Latrobe Jewish Students' Society - LatJSS (Latrobe University)
- Monash Jewish Students' Society - MonJSS (Monash University)
- Melbourne University Jewish Students Society - MUJSS (The University of Melbourne)
- Swinburne University of Technology
- Deakin University
- Victoria University