To be considered eligible for a CBYX scholarship, you must be:
Previous German language study is not a requirement and all levels of language ability are encouraged to apply.
Only those students who meet the basic eligibility requirements will be considered. Applicants from all racial, economic, ethnic, religious, and social backgrounds are encouraged to apply, as are students with disabilities.
The CBYX application deadline varies based upon regional organization. Select your state in the drop-down to the left to find the deadline set by your regional organization.
Applications are evaluated based upon:
December 2013 - February 2014: Applications are due (deadlines vary by implementing organization)
January 2014 - March 2014: Regional organizations select Semi-Finalists
February 2013 - April 2014: Interviews are conducted with Semi-Finalists
March 2014 - April 2014: Finalists and Alternates are announced
May 2014 - August 2014: Pre-departure preparation for all Finalists and Alternates
July 2014 - September 2014: CBYX scholars depart for Germany
June 2015 - July 2015: CBYX scholars return from Germany
Dates may vary based on regional organization.