France is considered to be the best study abroad destination for international students. It offer wide range of courses and scholarships for the global students. France is one of the few study abroad destinations that offers courses with low tuition fees. When it comes to scholarships, France offers many scholarships to study. Here are some of the most popular scholarships that this nation provides.
Erasmus + is an European Union program that provides international students education and training. The Erasmus Mundus joint Master’s offer is basically a study program that grants scholarships to some talented international students for one/two years. To get this prestigious scholarship, the students are needed to take their postgraduate program in at least two countries. Many other French institutes that provide higher education offer joint Master’s programs.
In India this scholarship is called Charpak Scholarship. This scholarship is provided by the French government. The Embassy of France in India runs this scholarship. Four types of funding to students for Bachelor’s and Master’s level studies are offered in this scholarship. The Charpak scholarship is granted to desired students for Bachelor’s degree program, master’s degree program, research internships and exchange program respectively.
The France Excellence Eiffel Scholarship Program (FEESP)
The French Ministry for students from Europe established the FEESP scholarship. This scholarship is granted for students from non-French citizens who are below 30 years of age. To get a FEESP scholarship, the students are required to be registered in France’s higher educational institutions for a masters or PhD program in law, economics and management, engineering or political science. Candidates’ applications must be submitted by French higher education institutions on behalf of applicants who have taken admission over there.
The Fulbright Scholarship
Fulbright scholarship is granted to those selected students who just graduated from university. Students who want to study further like master’s or a PhD degree in a French university can apply for the scholarship. This Fulbright aids the students’ eight to ten months of study time in France.
Civil Society Leadership Awards (CSLA)
The CSLA funds wholly postgraduate degree study to individuals who show dedication towards positive social change in their particular groups. Students who show crystal confirmation in academic and professional excellence in both can get this scholarship.