Friendship Connection Forms

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The 2024 summer travel program information has been posted! Please fill out your host/travel form participate this spring and travel this summer!
If you are not interested in hosting or traveling, you can sign up for our “VFC” program to connect virtually with a new friend from Germany!

Virtual Friendship Connection Flyer 2024
Click above to learn more about the VFC branch of our program!

VFC American Application Form 2024
Click above to open the application form for American participants.
Please fill out the form on the computer using Adobe, print, attach a picture, have a parent sign and date, then scan and email back to:

The forms listed below are for our hosting and traveling program for the 2023-2024 school year.
Please choose from the forms below, print, fill out thoroughly, attach a picture, obtain a parent/guardian’s signature, then send it in to us per mail or to!

The Student Flyer for the 2023-2024 school year gives you an overview of the program and how it works.

The “Host Only” application form is for students who are only hosting in the spring and not returning the visit in the summer!

The “Full” participant application form is for students who will be hosting in the spring and returning the visit in the summer

The Begleitlehrer application form is for German teachers interested in being a chaperon this summer for The Friendship Connection! The chaperoning German teacher’s ticket would only cost $650 minus $50 per “Full” participant from his/her school. We can only offer this price to the first teacher from each airport who signs up, so please return this form along with the $150 deposit as soon as possible.

The administrator’s permission slip is to be signed by a building principal and simply gives permission for students from Germany to visit the school for what amounts to about 1 – 2 weeks in the spring and accompany their American partners to classes during their brief visit.

The Flight Deviation Form is for American participants who choose to extend their stay past the 3 week exchange program in order to visit relatives or friends in Europe or to travel with their own family members who meet them in Germany after the exchange program is over.