Applications for the summer trips are open now! Apply here: 

Middle East Application                   Turkey/Armenia Application

The Olive Tree Initiative at UCLA holds open meetings!


Israel-Palestine Group

Spring 2014 meetings are held every Monday night at 7pm in Haines A6.

Turkey-Armenia Group

Turkey-Armenia meetings will resume starting Fall Quarter!

Please feel free to contact us over the summer at


Mission Statement: The Olive Tree Initiative at UCLA challenges students to look beyond sound bites and stereotypes and understand the complexities of global conflicts through experiential learning.