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State
German Convention

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HERZLICH WILLKOMMEN!

Welcome to the home of the

AATG-Georgia State German Convention!

Date: January 17-18, 2025

Location: Camp Jackson near Covington, GA

Theme: MÄRCHEN & GESCHICHTEN

 

We hope that this page will provide plenty of information as you prepare for the convention. 

To register, click on 2025 SGC Registration under the SGC and Other Programs tab on this site. Only teachers can register their group. They can find the password in their email. The registration deadline is December 1, 2024. Registration is currently closed.

This year's participation fee is $79. Teachers should collect their students' registration fees and mail one check to AATG-Georgia. The payment deadline is December 8. Financial help with travel and registration costs is available, generously provided by The Halle Foundation. There is a grant for individual students and another grant for schools. Please only apply if your school and/or students would otherwise not be able to afford attending SGC. Here are the links to the STUDENT GRANT APPLICATION (to cover the registration fee) and the SCHOOL GRANT APPLICATION (to cover transportation costs). Please email the completed form(s) to aatg.georgia@gmail.com as soon as possible. The application deadline is November 15, but scholarships will be awarded on a rolling basis until the funds run out, so apply early.

 

Competitions

​Among the many highlights of our State German Convention are the opportunities students have to compete in various events, both as individuals and with others from their schools, highlighting their abilities and accomplishments in the German language. Below are links to detailed information outlining the various competitions held each year.

 

Packing List

Teacher Checklist

Camp Permission Form

Sample Letter to Parents

 

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