Launched in January 1999 by the French Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs, the Eiffel Scholarship program aims foreign students whose outstanding ability has been recognized by French institutions of higher education who wish to sponsor these students for the rest of their studies. The program is primarily designed to provide an education in France to future decision-makers in both the private sector and in the national administrations of emerging countries. Moreover, this is an annual scholarship endowed by Sciences Po on behalf of the French Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs. As such applications for Eiffel Scholarship are available for 2020 academic session at Sciences Po.
The recipient of the 2020 Eiffel Scholarship receives a monthly grant amount for Master programs amounts to €1,181 (€1,031 scholarship + €150 additional monthly amount). Sciences Po awards the Scholarship for the length of time needed to complete the course for which students have applied. This is subject to students fulfilling the academic obligations during each year of the course.
In order to consider for the Eiffel Scholarship Sciences Po assesses international students on several bases defined by:
Students cannot apply directly for the 2020 Eiffel Scholarship. Students must make the application through a higher education institution. Moreover, the candidates studying in two higher education institutions may only submit a single application.
First-time applicants who wish to apply for the 2020 Eiffel scholarship by Sciences Po must indicate so in the “Financial Information” section of their Sciences Po application form. Further, they must provide the required documents. Also, the candidates must note that only upon successfully gaining admission, Sciences Po will consider them for Eiffel scholarship.
Current students, as well as prospective candidates, can apply for the 2020 Eiffel International Master’s Scholarship. However, the current students must apply for the scholarship by October 20th, 2019. While the prospective applicants can apply by November 3, 2019.
|Type of Opportunity||Scholarships and Fellowships|
|Open to||All Nationalities|
|Organizer||French Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs|
|Contact the organizer||+33 (0)1 45 49 50 82|