Jewish life by design.
Germany Close Up
The Germany Close Up Fellowship
An Open Student Program in Affiliation with
May 22 – 30, 2018
Establisted in October 2007 Germany Close Up is an intative creatred to enrich transatlantic dialouge and provide Jewish-North American students with an opportunity to experiece modern Germany up close and personally. A generous government scholarship coveres more than two thirds of participation costs, which leaves a participation fee of $870 per person (includeds flight, lodging, most meals and transportation).
The program will focus on the following topics:
- Berlin and united Germany
- The Holocaust and the Nazi Era (incl. a visit to a former Concentration Camp)
- Transatlantic/German-American relations (incl. a meeting with officials of the German Federal Foreign Office)
- Current German Politics
- Jewish Life in Berlin, past and present
- German-Israeli relations
- A visit to a city outside Berlin