The Congress-Bundestag Vocational Youth Exchange Program offers graduating high school seniors the opportunity to live with a German host family, participate in a training or school program, and gain experience working abroad through an internship with a German company.
Program Length1 year
Eligibility and Application OverviewPublic applications are accepted.
To be eligible to apply, you must be a U.S. citizen and:
- Aged 18-19;
- Have a “B” (3.0) academic and/or vocational grade point average;
- Graduate from high school in January or June;
- Receive a strong recommendation from their school; and
- Demonstrate leadership ability.
Additional program information is available through the Congress-Bundestag Vocational Youth Exchange Program website.