German Consulate General Boston
Welcome to the website of the German Consulate General Boston. Here you will find information on Germany, the consular services we provide in our Visa, Passport, and Legal section, and Germany-related news and events in our area. We offer a wide spectrum of information, including details on traveling, studying, and doing business in Germany. Our German language website features information and news relevant to German citizens.
The Consulate General’s area of jurisdiction covers Connecticut (except Fairfield County), Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont.
Support for Marathon Bombing Victims
Many people wonder how they can be of help.
Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick and Boston Mayor Tom Menino have announced the formation of The One Fund Boston, Inc. to help the people most affected by the tragic events that occurred in Boston on April 15, 2013.
Find out more at
Mar 28, 2013
Germany’s most prestigious research funding prize, the 2013 Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize, has been awarded, among others, to former Post-Doc at Harvard’s Evans Group of Chemistry Frank Glorius on March 19, 2013.
Mar 7, 2013
This international competition rewards excellence in increasing energy efficiency in industry and production. Businesses can submit their application for the dena Energy Efficiency Award until June 30, 2013.
dena Energy Efficiency Award 2013
Mar 5, 2013
Two dozen students from across the United States presented their best ideas on how to foster the transatlantic partnership and shared their vision of the future of transatlantic relations in the Think Transatlantic National Finals held in Washington, DC on March 4.
Feb 26, 2013
| Federal Foreign Office / Germany.info
During his first trip abroad since assuming office, US Secretary of State John Kerry visited Berlin, where he held political talks with Foreign Minister Westerwelle and Chancellor Merkel on Tuesday.
Secretary Kerry in Berlin
Feb 26, 2013
To celebrate the national German-American Day, the Tricentennial Foundation presents a poster contest on the theme of German-American friendship. The 2013 submission deadline is June 3, so get your creative juices flowing!