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Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange Program (CBYX) Benefits

Program Description

The Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange Program (CBYX) for high school students offers German and American students a fully-funded academic year abroad. Participating students develop critical intercultural skills while learning what it's like to live and attend school in Germany.

General Program Requirements

In order to qualify for this benefit program you must be a U.S. citizen or a national or permanent resident. You must be between the ages of 15 and 18 by the start of the program. You must also have at least a "B" or 3.0 grade point average on a 4.0 scale.

Prior German language skills are not required.

Your Next Steps

The following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this program.

Application Process

To view application information about this program, go to the:
CBYX Application and Selection page

Program Contact Information

For more information about this program, please visit the CBYX information page.