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Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (CBYX)

Important Dates

National Application Deadline (Application Period): 
Saturday, December 1, 2018

Eligibility

Open to: 
Undergraduates
Eligibility requirements: 
  • Be U.S. citizens or Permanent Residents

  • Be between 18 and 24 years of age at the start of the program

  • Possess a high school diploma or equivalent

Application

Application Process: 

Timeline

The Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (CBYX) does not have a campus process. The national deadline is typically at the start of December. The application process is lengthy and requires many months of preparation.

Should I apply?

Important information, which can help you determine if the Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (CBYX) is right for you, can be found here: https://stanford.box.com/Should-I-Apply-General-Handout

 

Additional information on the Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (CBYX), including application criteria, can be found at: https://culturalvistas.org/programs/abroad/congress-bundestag-youth-exchange-young-professionals/

Additional Information

Contact: 

How the ORC can help

After reading this website and the official Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (CBYX) website you should attend an information session. Info sessions can be found at http://bechtel.stanford.edu/overseas-scholarships

 
Amount Awarded: 
Round-trip airfare, language school costs, tuition, housing, health insurance, monthly stipend
Number Awarded: 
75

About the Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (CBYX)

The Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (CBYX) is a full-year fellowship to live, study and work in Germany funded by the United States Congress and the German Bundestag through a grant provided by the US Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.

CBYX is designed to give Americans an in-depth understanding of Germany through full cultural and linguistic immersion. CBYX is open to applicants in all career fields, though preference is given to students in STEM fields, agriculture, business and vocational fields.

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Duration: 
1 year program
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