Call for applications for French PhD students

Fulbright - Université Paris Seine academic exchange program

20.11.2019 - 01.02.2020

Are you a French PhD student at one of the Paris-Seine University institutions? Would you like a research residency in the United States? This call for applications is for you! The Fulbright - Université Paris Seine program can provide you with funding for the 2020-2021 academic year.
Application deadline: February 1, 2020

Financial support to French PhD students for research residencies in the United States

Financial support to French PhD students of Paris-Seine University for research residencies in the United States as part of the Fulbright - Paris Seine University program.

Who can apply?
This call for applications is open to French PhD students enrolled in one of the doctoral schools of Paris-Seine University in all disciplines.

! PhD students already in the United States at the time of application are not in theory eligible.

Length of the research residency
From 4 to 12 months depending on the research project

Period for residency
Residencies must begin between August 2020 and May 2021.

Financial support includes
- A monthly grant of $1,500
- A €1,200 travel allowance
- Free visa
- Complementary health insurance

Candidate selection process
1- Pre-selection of written applications
2- Final selection after interview in March 2020

Application procedure
- Applications should include three letters of recommendation and an official invitation from the American host institution.
- Applications must be submitted online on the Franco-American Commission's website

Deadline for submitting applications: February 1, 2020

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