Looking for a scholarship to study in France? Apply now for the French Government Scholarships for International Students 2020-21. The international scholarships in France are available for international students to pursue masters-level training in the best universities in France.
Make Our Planet Great Again is an initiative of the President of the Republic, Emmanuel Macron, launched on 1st June 2017 following the decision of the United States to leave the Paris Agreement on the climate. It is a call to researchers and students, entrepreneurs, associations and NGOs, students and all civil society to mobilize and join France to lead the fight against global warming.
Campus France is an official French Government agency promoting opportunities for studies in France for international students. According to the latest UNESCO data, France is the 4th most popular choice of internationally mobile students after the United States, the United Kingdom, and Australia. And it is the first non-English-speaking country in the rankings, just ahead of Germany.
French Government Scholarship for International Students:
- France’s ministries of Europe and foreign affairs (MEAE) and of higher education, research, and innovation (MESRI) in collaboration with Campus France
Four broad research themes are prioritized:
- Earth systems,
- Climate change and sustainability,
- Energy transition,
- Societal challenges of environmental issues.
- Successful students will receive an excellence grant in the amount of €1,190 per month over 12 months (for students enrolling in the second year) and over 24 months (for those enrolling in the first year) – funding for repetition is not possible.
- Round-trip airfare
- Medical insurance.
- possess or be pursuing a French license or an equivalent undergraduate degree (Bachelor),
- be exclusive of the nationality of one of the eligible countries (listed below)
- reside in one of the eligible countries (listed below)
- not have resided in France after April 1st, 2019.
- They must enroll in the master’s program before October 2020.
List of Eligible Countries for France Scholarship:
Students from the following countries can apply for
- Australia, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, New-Zealand, Singapore, and South Korea.
How to Apply for France Scholarships in 2020?
Interested students should submit their study plans here. Applications must be accompanied by a:
- most recent Diploma
- statement of purpose
- a signed letter of admission into a French master’s program
- transcripts (of the past three years of study)
- letters of recommendation (optional)
- Passeport or proof of ID.
- Consistent with the aims and requirements of this call for proposals, grant recipients will be selected by scientific experts.
- March 6th, 2020: Application period opens
- April 5th, 2020 at 11:59 pm CET: Application period ends
- Week of June 15th, 2020: Results are announced
- Between September and October 2020: Students report to participating institutions
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- The last date to apply for the French Government Scholarships for International Students 2020 is April 5th, 2020 at 11:59 pm CET.