France has become one of the world’s most popular study destination for international students. France is one of the few countries which invest as much in research and education. Tuition fees at the leading universities in France are among the lowest in the world, with annual fees averaging under US$1,000 per year for domestic and international students alike. Do you wish to study in France? Here are French government scholarship for you to apply.
French government scholarship
The Eiffel Excellence Scholarship Program was established by the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development to enable French higher education establishments to attract top foreign students to enroll in their master’s and PhD courses.
It helps to shape the future foreign decision-makers of the private and public sectors, in priority areas of study, and encourages applications from emerging countries at master’s level, and from emerging and industrialized countries at PhD level.
In order to be accepted for the scholarship;
For Master’s – candidates must be no older than 30 on the date of the selection committee meeting, 6 March 2017.
For PhD – candidates must be no older than 35 on the date of the selection committee meeting, 6 March 2017.
The Scholarship Will Cover:
For Master’s level studies;
- The Eiffel scholarship includes a monthly allowance of €1,181 (a maintenance allowance of €1,031 and a monthly stipend of €150) and can be awarded for 12-36 months.
For PhD level studies,
- The Eiffel scholarship includes a monthly allowance of €1,400 and is awarded for a maximum of ten months.
Tuition fees are not covered by the Eiffel Program.
How to Apply:
Applications for EIFFEL scholarships are submitted by French Higher Education Institutions. In order to be considered for the scholarship, you must apply and meet the requirements of the French Higher Education Institution . The deadline for applications to Campus France is 6 January 2017.
Visit the official Scholarship website for updated and detail information: Eiffel Scholarship
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