Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange

Study abroad country
Germany
Amount
Full cost of one year in Germany
Deadline
See Congress Bundestag website

Description
The Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (CBYX) is a fellowship that annually provides 75 American and 75 German young professionals, between the ages of 18½–24, the opportunity to spend one year in each other’s countries, studying, interning, and living with hosts on a cultural immersion program. The program consists of three phases:

  • Two months of intensive German language training
  • One semester of classes in one’s academic or career field at a university, technical or professional school
  • Three-month internships in one’s career field

CBYX is open to candidates in all career fields who are interested in a year of academic, professional, and cultural exchange.

Eligibility
U.S. citizen or permanent resident ages 18-24.

For more information
Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange