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Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals

Name of On-Campus Administrator: 
German Department
Applicant Class Year: 
External Deadline: 
Field(s) of Interest: 
International / Languages
Natural Sciences
Time of Opportunity: 
Funding Type: 
Scholarships / Fellowships
Funding Source: 
Externally-funded opportunity
International Students Eligible?: 
No – Opportunity has citizenship restrictions

This year-long program provides 75 young professionals with a strong interest in cultural exchange with the opportunity to study, work, and live with a host in Germany. The CBYX program consists of 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 on this scholarship program. CBYX is primarily designed for business, engineering, technical, vocational, and agricultural fields, though applicants from all fields may apply.