Scholarship benefits

Selected candidates will be given the status of boursier du gouvernement français (French government scholar) which entitles them to the following benefits:

  1. A tuition fee subsidy for the entire duration of the graduate program
    • For state-regulated public universities:
    • For other French higher education institutions: 
      • Tuition fee (frais de formation/frais de scolarité) subsidy, with a maximum amount of €5 000 per academic year
    • This subsidy is not convertible to cash and it will be paid directly to the French higher education institution
  2. A monthly stipend of €700 for Master’s or €1060 for PhD
    • Includes a €700 installation allowance
    • NB: Please note that the stipend may be suspended during the internship period (which are usually part of most graduate degree programs).
  3. health care package composed of mandatory sécurité sociale (national social security coverage) and a mutuelle (supplementary insurance policy)
  4. Priority access to public student housing facilities