Introducing educational leave (Bildungsurlaub)

UPDATE: Rhineland-Palatinate was added to the list of regions supporting educational leave for FOSS Backstage!

If you are employed in Berlin, Brandenburg, Rhineland-Palatinate. or Saarland you can officially attend FOSS Backstage as an educational event for your educational leave! Employees and trainees can put in a request to their employers for educational leave. All you need is the confirmation from your individual federal state and your request. Applications take 6 to 8 weeks to be processed so make sure you buy your tickets and apply by April 15th.

Read more about educational leave in Germany here and head over here for our how-to guide and all the necessary forms.