Eiffel scholarships 2016- Applications open
Awarding Institute / Body: The French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development
Applications are open for the Eiffel scholarships 2016 for international students who wish to enroll in master’s degree and Ph.D. courses in France.
The Eiffel scholarships programme was established by the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs. It has two branches. One is a master’s branch, which funds courses lasting between 12 to 36 months. Another one is for Ph.D. students to spend ten months in France. This scholarship is preferably offered to the students who are in the second year of their Ph.D.
Field of Study: The Eiffel scholarships programme is available in three areas of study-
Economics and Management
Law and Political Science
This scholarship programme is only for international students.
Candidate should not be older than 30 years for masters and 35 for Ph.D. degree programme on the date of selection.
Applications will not be accepted from previously rejected applicants.
How to Apply: Applications are not accepted if submitted by the students directly. Only French higher education institutions, where the international student has been accepted, can submit candidate’s application. Aspirants are thus required to contact their institutions where they have applied for admission.
Type of awards: Scholarship
Value of scholarship:
For masters level students- â¬1,181
For Ph.D. level students- â¬1,400
Benefits covered under the Eiffel scholarships-
- One international return journey
- Social security cover
- Cultural activities
Application deadline: January 8, 2016
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