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Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals

  • Website Address
  • http://www.cdsintl.org/cbyx
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • Address
  • 440 Park Ave South
  • 2nd Floor
  • Email Address
  • cbyx@cdsintl.org
  • Application Deadline
  • December 1, 2015
  • Number Of Awards
  • 75
  • Maximum Amount
  • See Description
  • Scholarship Description
  • CBYX for Young Professionals is a yearlong fellowship, funded by the German Bundestag and U.S. Congress through the U.S. Department of State. The program annually gives 75 American young professionals the opportunity to study, work, and live with a host in Germany. The CBYX program consists of three phases: two months of German language school; four months of classes in your career field at a university, technical school, or professional school; and a five-month internship in your career field. Participants are placed throughout Germany. CBYX is primarily designed for participants in business, engineering, technical, vocational, and agricultural fields, though applicants in all fields are encouraged to apply.

    Applicants must:
    -Have U.S. citizenship or permanent residence
    -Be between 18 and 24 years of age at the start of the program
    -Possess a high school diploma
    -Exhibit clear career goals and some relevant experience in their career field (experience can be work, internship, or volunteer)
    -Have a strong interest in German and international affairs, as well as a strong sense of American identity
    be flexible, independent, and diplomatic

    For more information or to apply, please visit the provider's website.

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