For its worldwide position in quality education various institutions offer France scholarships for international students to attract maximum applicants. Number of courses are offered by France institutions at all degree levels i.e. undergraduate, graduate, master’s, PhD and postdoctoral. Funding bodies as European Union, French Ministry of Foreign Education, etc help overseas students by providing financial aids and grants. The list given below enclosed number of scholarships which can be accessed by international students to study in France.
Master Scholarships for Foreign Students in Ile-de-France
Ile-de-France Scholarships are open to foreign students aged 30 maximum in the year of selection for the academic year 2015-2016. These scholarships are available for students wishing to prepare a master’s degree in initial training and apprenticeship in a higher education institution in Ile-de- France (Island of France) whatever the chosen field of study. All nationalities are eligible to apply. However, priority is given to applicants from countries from which priority areas of decentralized cooperation in the region. The closing date for applications is March 31, 2015.
Pasteur Institute Roux-Cantarini Postdoctoral Fellowships
Applications are invited for Pasteur Institute Roux-Cantarini Postdoctoral Fellowships 2015 Spring. Fellowships are open for young scientists of any nationality the opportunity to perform a first or a second postdoctoral training in a laboratory of the Institut Pasteur. Postdoctoral fellowships are awarded for a period of up to two years. The application deadlines are March 12, 2015 and September 10, 2015.
IFA Postgraduate Scholarships for French and International Students
International Fashion Academy is offering Postgraduate Scholarships for French and International Students, 2015. Scholarships are open to both domestic and international students. Total four scholarships are awarded for MBA in Perfume & Cosmetics Management and Global Fashion Media. The application deadline is 31st March, 2015.
Labex Lermit PhD Fellowships for International Applicants
The LERMIT is offering a call for proposal for 3?year PhD Fellowships. Three fellowships will be funded, starting from October 2015. These fellowships concern the scope of the Doctoral Schools 418 (Cancer), 425 (Therapeutic Innovation) and 470 (Chemistry) of the University Paris-Sud. Candidates of any nationality, with strong track record, must hold a Master’s Degree (or equivalent) or obtain it before October 1st, 2015. The full proposal should be submitted by the proposed PhD supervisor no later than April 7, 2015.
International PhD Positions for Labex SIGNALIFE Program in Cell Signaling
The Labex (Laboratory of Excellence) SIGNALIFE at University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis is inviting applications for up to 20 available 3 year PhD positions for research on topics relating to cell signaling. The PhD position will start in September 2015. Candidates must have achieved academic excellence and be highly motivated to pursue a PhD project in one of the available research areas. A minimum of 6 months laboratory experience is essential. The application deadline is March 31, 2015.
Erasmus Mundus MEEES Scholarships for International Students
Applications are invited for Erasmus Mundus scholarships available to applicants from all nationalities. These scholarships are awarded for 18-months MSc programme in Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Seismology at the Institute for Advanced Study of Pavia (IUSS), the University of Patras, the University of Grenoble 1 “Joseph Fourier” and the Middle East Technical University. There are three types of scholarships are available within the scope of the MEEES programme: Category A Scholarships for third-country nationals, Category B Scholarships for European applicants and Consortium Scholarship for students of any nationality. The scholarships range from 15,000€ (Euro) to 38,000€ (Euro). The application deadline is 30 March, 2015.
Fyssen Foundation Postdoctoral Grants for French and Foreign Researchers
Fyssen Foundation is offering postdoctoral grants for researchers who wish to achieve their project in a Laboratory in abroad (French researchers) or France (foreign researchers). The Postdoctoral fellowship will start on September 1st of the application year the earliest and at the latest on January of the next year. Grants are awarded from 8 months to 12 months not renewable. These grants of an annual maximum amount of 25 000 euros, intend to cover expenses of hosting, stay and health insurance. The application deadline is 1st April, 2015.
HEC Paris MBA Scholarship
France scholarship for international students is available for pursuing master degree at HEC Paris. Students must have completed an undergraduate program at an accredited university. Student should be an athlete who has represented their country at a national level. The amount of the scholarship varies from €6,000 to €24,000. The application for scholarship will close within a week of admission. The application deadlines for admission are: 1st January, 1st February, 1st March, 1st April, 1st May, 1st June and 1st July (for September intake).
Fellowships are available for pursuing PhD program at two different institutions located in Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain or United Kingdom. Up to 9 fellowships are awarded for the full PhD period. Non-native English speakers require a minimum level equivalent to an IELTS score equal to 7.0. Online application deadline is before 6th January 2014.
Teaching Assistantship for KSP Visiting Faculty Program
The assistantship is available for teaching at the Paris School in International Affairs of Sciences Po. Applications from all social sciences and the humanities are welcome. A teaching position is available for the spring semester 2015. The deadline to apply is 28th January, 2014.
KSP Student Excellence Master’s Scholarship for International Students in France
France scholarship for international students is offered for pursuing masters degree at Paris School of International Affairs of Sciences Po. The scholarship is offered for two years of study on condition of completing the scholarship requirements. Multiple scholarships are awarded on a competitive basis in 2014-2015 and cover tuition fees (Each recipient is awarded up to 10,000 Euros per year). Application deadline is 8th February 2015.
Marie Curie Postdoctoral Research Fellowships
RESPIRE 2 Fellowships are offered for researchers to carry out advanced research projects of scientific excellence. At a minimum, candidates must be PhD degree holders or postgraduates with the equivalent of 4 years full-time research experience. Online application deadline is 31st January 2014.
The Camargo Foundation Fellowships
The Camargo Foundation is now accepting applications for fellowships in fall 2014 and spring 2015. A stipend of US $1,500 is available for the applicants. This is a eight weeks fellowship programme. The application deadline is 13th January, 2014.
PhD Studentship in the School of Forensic and Investigative Sciences
This studentship is available for pursuing PhD degree level. Applicants should have an undergraduate or postgraduate in a relevant discipline. A strong interest in analytical chemistry (spectroscopy) is essential. The application deadline is 31st January 2014.
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