Scholarships

2024 Eiffel Excellence Scholarship Program to study in France

 

The Eiffel Excellence Scholarship Program was established by the French Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs to enable French higher education institutions to attract top foreign students to enroll in their masters and PhD programs.

It gives opportunity to the future foreign decision-makers of the private and public sectors, in priority areas of study, and encourages applicants up to 25 years old from developing countries at master’s level, and applicants up to 30 years old from developing and industrialized countries at PhD level.

Eiffel Excellence Scholarship Program 2024 Campaign Timeline

    • Opening of the call for applications: week of September 18, 2023
  • Deadline for the reception of applications by Campus France:  January 10, 2024 included.
  • Publication of results: week of 1 April, 2024
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Eiffel Excellence Scholarship Program Regulations

The Eiffel Excellence Scholarship Program has two components:

    • The master’s component offers 12 to 36 months of funding to enable scholarship
      holders to earn a master’s-level degree.
    • The doctoral component supports mobility from 6 to 36 months, as specified below.
    1. Program objectives
      The Eiffel Excellence Scholarship Program was established by the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs to help
      French institutions of higher education attract top international students to their master’s and
      doctoral programs. Its purpose is to train future foreign decision-makers in the private and public
      spheres in priority areas of study.
    2. Fields of study for master and doctorate
      The two broad disciplines of the Eiffel Excellence Scholarship Program embrace the following fields of study:
      Science and technology
       Biology and health
       Ecological transition
       Mathematics and digital sciences
       Engineering
      Humanities and social sciences
       French history, language, and civilization
       Law and political science
       Economics and management
    3. Level of study
      French institutions of higher education and research organizations that nominate candidates for the
      Eiffel program commit to admit them to:
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    • a master’s degree program accredited by the French government
    • an accredited engineering program
    • a joint doctoral program (joint supervision of dissertation and/or dual degree), in partnership
      with an institution of higher education abroad.

Length of Eiffel Excellence Scholarship Program period
For both components of the program, the scholarship is awarded for the academic year corresponding to the call for applications.
The funded study period must begin between September 1 and December 31 of the year in
which the scholarship is awarded.
The start date cannot be postponed.
Only those parts of the study program occurring in France are funded by the scholarship, except
for certain internship or exchange periods as set forth herein.

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Master level
The Eiffel scholarship is awarded for:
A maximum of 12 months for awardees entering the second year of a master’s program (M2)
A maximum of 24 months for awardees entering the first year of a master’s program (M1)
A maximum of 36 months for awardees entering an engineering program.

Doctoral level
Eiffel scholarships are awarded for a period of 6 to 36 months from September 1 of the award year.
The Eiffel scholarship duration will be determined according to the following terms:
A scholarship of 36 months is subjected to a registration in year one.
A scholarship of 6 to 18 months is determined according to the enrolment year, for all candidates,
especially for those who are already engaged in a joint doctoral program (joint supervision of
dissertation and/or dual degree), in partnership with an institution of higher education abroad:

    • A maximum of 6 months for awardees entering the third year of a doctorate program
    • A maximum of 12 months for awardees entering the second year of a doctorate program
    • A maximum of 18 months for awardees entering the first year of a doctorate program

Contact
Campus France – Programme Eiffel
28 rue de la Grange-aux-Belles
75010 Paris
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