The French Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs launched the Eiffel excellence scholarship programme support French centres of higher education in their international outreach initiatives, in a context of mounting competition among developed countries to attract elite students from overseas. It is a very selective scholarship. Students accepted by this programme receive 1181 euros/month. This scholarship is priority for students from emerging countries. The PSME agrees to reduce Eiffel Scholarship-holders tuition fee.
Please read carefully the application guide
When filling out the Eiffel scholarship application you must specify the M1 and M2 programs you wish to apply for (ex. Master 1: PSME, Master 2: M2 Development Economics). You should apply for the Eiffel scholarship for 24 months if you wish to do the 2 years of study in France. You may find the list of M2 programs on the following link:
- Master Programs at the Sorbonne School of Economics
Master 2 P = Professional master programs with compulsory internship
Master 2 R = Research oriented master programs, optional internship following studies. A must if you wish to apply for a PhD after your Master.
Master 2 I = Undefined master program (can do either an internship or a research project at the end)
Results are announced on the CAMPUS FRANCE website in March/April for upcoming September start.
To apply for the eiffel scholarship programme, students must provide the following documents in French or in English for Eiffel Scholarship programme:
- A detailed CV;
- A cover letter describing their interest in the programme, accomplishments, and future plans;
- Certified translations of their academic transcripts of records (at least 3 years);
- Copy of your Bachelor's Degree and/or Master Degree;
- Letters of recommendation (if there are any);
- A copy of your passport;
If you have any questions about scholarships, please contact: Eiffel@univ-paris1.fr
For American students wishing to study in France
Interested students must apply for the Fulbright Scholarship for the 2023-2024 school year has passed. The competition for the 2024-2025 school year opens in April.
They recommend preparing your application at least 2 months prior to the campus or IIE deadline.
Please note that you must apply through the Fulbright Advisor at your undergraduate university; even if you have already graduated. Please check with your university or online to find out who to contact.
Application instructions: https://us.fulbrightonline.org/applicants/getting-started
Check the Preparing an Application information before applying.
You are looking to finance your studies, find all the scholarships on the Campus France website.
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