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Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals

Goes By: CBYX

Be sure to consult the Fellowship Website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.


Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals Deadline
Wednesday, November 1, 2023

About this Fellowship

This funded fellowship offers young professionals the opportunity to spend a year in Germany, learning German, taking classes, and participating in a relevant internship.

The program is open to candidates, between the ages of 18 and 24, in all career fields who are interested in a year of cultural exchange.

Please note: Students applying for the CBYX must also complete the study abroad application process with the Education Abroad Office. See more information about the study abroad application process and their deadlines at the Education Abroad website.

Current graduate students applying for the CBYX must also submit information to the Education Abroad Office at least 30 days prior to departure. See their website for more information.

Award Value

In addition to providing a monthly stipend, the program covers the cost of round-trip international airfare, 2 months of intense German language study, tuition for one semester of study, housing, program-related travel, and health insurance in Germany.

Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Alumni/Non-enrolled, Masters

Minimum Grade Point Average



US Citizen, Permanent Resident
Campus Nomination Required No

Last updated: December 20, 2022

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