Applicants Sought for Youth Ambassadors Exchange

Millstadt Sister Cities Organization seeks Millstadt area high school students and host families interested in a Youth Ambassadors Exchange with its Sister City, Gross-Bieberau, Germany.  Millstadt youth will visit Germany approximately July 8 to July 30, 2023, and the Gross-Bieberau youth will be hosted by their Millstadt exchange partners approximately July 30 to August 20, 2023.  

Students must be current residents of Millstadt Consolidated School District #160 between age 15 (or having completed freshman year of high school) and 17 years old at the time of the exchange and will be selected based on the following:

A completed application;

Letter of reference from a high school teacher;

Personal interview with Youth Ambassadors Exchange Committee;

Agreement to provide an oral or written report after the exchange;

Willingness to host a German student on reciprocal visit; and

Parents / guardians must become members of Millstadt Sister Cities Organization.

The exchange offers youth from both countries a unique opportunity to experience first-hand the culture of their sister city.  

Millstadt Sister Cities Organization will provide some financial assistance to participating youth and host families.  

The Youth Ambassador Application and Host Family Application are available on our website:

Students interested in the 2023 exchange are encouraged to apply immediately as interviews will begin in November, 2022.  This is an open process until available slots are filled.  

For more information contact: