We look forward to receiving your application. If you have any questions about the application process or the program in general, please contact the GGE Admissions Staff at

First Name*

Middle Name

Last Name*

Email Address*

Phone Number*


Date of Birth*

Your Address*


Country of Residency*

Name and Address of Current High School*

Current Grade Level*
 9th Grade 10th Grade 11th Grade 12th Grade

Parent/Guardian Name*

Parent/Guardian Email Address*

Parent/Guardian Phone Number*

Introduce yourself and discuss the following: interests, activities (extracurricular, community, athletic, etc.), and experiences that you value or enjoy.*
(150-250 words)

Why do you want to spend your summer with GGE?*
(150-250 words)

Have you even been expelled, dismissed, suspended, placed on probation, or otherwise subject to any disciplinary sanction by any school?*
 yes no

Are you applying for need-based financial aid?*
 yes no

Are you applying for a merit-based scholarship?*
 yes no

If you are applying for need-based financial aid and/or a merit-based scholarship, why do think you are the ideal candidate to receive this financial support?* (If you are not applying need-based financial aid and/or a merit-based scholarship, please put 'N/A'.)
(150-250 words)

Which academic course do you want to take?*
Each academic course will last 4 weeks.
 Art History (Prof. Patricia Berman) Business Fundamentals (Prof. Drew Harris) International Relations & Politics (Prof. Heba El-Shazli)

Please indicate your German proficiency for correct placement in our German language classes.*
Each German course lasts 4 weeks.
 Advanced Intermediate Beginner None

Which afternoon activity(ies) do you want to participate in?*
Each activity is a 2-week block. You may choose one activity for all 4 weeks, or 2 different activities. Indicate which activity(ies) you like to participate in and rank them 1-3, with 1 representing your highest priority. You can choose among the following options: Digital Media & Photography; Horseback Riding; Sailing, Windsurfing; Tennis; Golf; Yoga; or a custom-arranged internship. Please also indicate your level of proficiency/experience in the activity you choose (beginner; intermediate; advanced). If you are interested in doing a custom-arranged internship, we will reach out to you upon your acceptance to find the optimal fit (regarding industry/function etc.).