Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals

Cultural Vistas (formerly AIPT-CDS International)
Participant Pgm Officer
Cultural Vistas, 440 Park Ave S, 2nd Floor
New York, NY  10016
Phone: (212) 497-3500
Europe: Germany

Host Inst.: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit

Dates: 12 mos, August-July

Subject: Accounting, Agriculture, Automotive mechanics, Business and management, Carpentry, Computer sciences, Culinary arts, Ecology and environmental studies, Engineering, Finance, Food production, Forestry, Machining, Marketing, Tool and Die

Level: Precoll, Fresh, Sophs, Jrs, Srs, Grads, Adults, Professionals
Requires: US citizen or permanent resident with clear career goals & some relevant work exp
Age Min: 18
Age Max: 24

Undergrad Credit: Avail
Grad Credit: Avail
Document Awarded: certificate

Overall Program Costs: Full-yr fellowship; see website for details
Nonrefundable fee
Cost Range: Contact sponsor for pgm costs

Instruction Language: German
Format: Art studio, Directed field study, Internship, Lab, Lang study, Lecture, Practical training, Seminar, Workshop
Students: host country

Housing Arrangement: Arr by pgm
Housing Type: apts with local students, homestays, residence halls with local students

Deadline: December 1

Other Info:
Year Program Began: 1984
In Coop With: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammena
Orientation Location: in US & abroad
Orientation Description: 4-5 day seminars in Washington D.C., Cologne, Munich, Dresden, Berlin & NYC
Activities: pgm travel activity
Misc: Pgm begins with 2-mo intensive lang study. Previous study of German not required. Work/study pgm.
Financial Aid: scholarships