- be sponsored by a Bible translation organization or project, although an independent participant may also apply.
- have an introduction to biblical Hebrew, or the equivalent to a one-year university-level course (6 credits).
- have the ability to read basic English, but will be permitted to present research in other languages including: English, French, Spanish, Russian, and Hebrew.
Participants will be required to study the series of Living Biblical Hebrew: Part One before coming to Israel in order to prepare for rapid learning in an oral environment. Listening to the material requires about 20-25 hours of preparation.