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CBYX for Young Professionals

The Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (CBYX) is a fellowship funded by the German Bundestag and U.S. Congress that annually provides 75 American and 75 German Young Professionals the opportunity to spend one year in each others' countries, studying, interning, and living with hosts on a cultural immersion program.  The program is open to candidates in all career fields who are interested in a year of cultural exchange. The CBYX for Young Professionals program is a funded fellowship that covers basic living costs for all participants

Candidates for CBYX for Young Professionals must:

  • have U.S. citizenship or permanent residence
  • be between 18 and 24 years of age at the start of the program
  • 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

For more details and to apply, visit the CBYX for Young Professionals homepage.

Deadline: December 1 for the program year beginning the following July.