NE Summer Institute

August 17-21, 2016

A 5-day camp retreat at URJ Camp Eisner in Great Barrington MA, Institute is an immersive camp experience for teens in grades 9-12. Spend the week with over 200 teens from around the region, doing fun activities, having meaningful conversations, and living as one community. All programs, activities, and services are written by teens, for teens!

Early Bird: $305.00
Register by Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Regular: $330.00
Register by Monday, August 1, 2016

After August 1, 2016 registration will be open to teens on the wait list as space becomes available.


This event is open to any Jewish teen in grades 9 to 12.

  • Meals are included in the cost of the event.
  • Teens are expected to participate in the entire event. Fees are set at a full package rate and unfortunately we cannot prorate registration.

Buses from specific locations in MA and CT are provided for an additional fee. Locations include Sharon, Newton, Auburn and Chicopee MA and Hamden and Glastonbury CT. These stops are tentative and dependent upon staffing and other considerations.

Teens may be driven to/from the event but may NOT drive themselves.

Everything you need to know including details about what to bring will be sent out the week before Conclavette - stay tuned!

If you need to cancel, the registration fees you paid will be refunded as follows:

Through July 28, 2016 – 90% of the registration fees paidThrough August 4, 2016 – 75% of the registration fees paidThrough August 11, 2016 – 50% of the registration fees paidAfter August 11, 2016 we will not be able to issue any refunds for cancellation. If you have a documented medical emergency and must cancel after August 11, 2016 you will be refunded 75% of the registration fees you paid.

All cancellation must be in writing. We will accept cancellations by email to We’re sorry, but we cannot accept cancellations over the phone. Please allow up to six weeks after the conclusion of the event for your refund to be processed.