IC: International Convention



Convention: December 24-29, 2016


Convention: Dallas, TX

Convention Information

Join EMTZA USYers and hundreds of other Jewish teens from across North America for a week of fun, friendship, learning and discovery at USY’s 66th International Convention in Dallas,TX! Bring your USY experience to the next left and come to Dallas, Where Big Things Happen!

Reuniting with friends from USY Summer Experience and Ramah Camps * Meeting teens from across North America * Visits to the Perot Museum of Nature and Science & Fort Worth Stockyards * Dallas BBQ * EMTZA Region USY IC Regalia * Inspiring speakers and so much more!


EMTZA IC ONLY: $1,025.00
The “USY International Convention Only Price” includes 5 days in Dallas, TX, the cost of USY International Convention, all Kosher meals and snacks, regional regalia, and all programs and admission fees (airfare is NOT included in this price).
You can book into either Dallas- Fort Worth (DFW) or Dallas- Love (DAL) airports. You
MUST plan to arrive into either airport by 1:30PM on Sunday, December 25 and you cannot book your flight out of Dallas until after 4:00PM on Thursday, December 29.
If you book outside of this time frame, you will be responsible for your own transportation to and from the hotel.
Cancellation Policy
There is a significant cancellation fee that is imposed for cancellations received afterOctober 14, 2016. After this date we incur extra expenses from the caterer, vendors, and hotel. We will also lose money if other commitments/reservations must be changed after this date. Our cancellation policy is as follows:
    • Cancellation prior to October 14: no cancellation fee
    • Cancellation from October 15- November 1: $300 fee
    • Cancellation from November 2- December 1: $850 fee
    • Cancellation after December 1: no refund
EMTZA Chapters are working hard to be able to provide scholarships to enable as many EMTZAniks as possible to attend IC. Please be in touch with your chapter youth director about local scholarship opportunities. There will also be limited regional scholarship available. Please send an email to Ethan Helfand at ehelfand@uscj.org if you would like information on regional scholarship when it becomes available. All scholarship applications will be submitted through the online registration system.