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Apply for the Sciences Po Eiffel Scholarship Program

Brief Description The Eiffel scholarship programme, launched in January 1999 by the French Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs, is aimed at foreign students whose outstanding ability has been recognised by French institutions of higher education who wish to sponsor these students for the rest of their studies.The programme 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.


  • Are eligible to the Eiffel Scholarship

  • Candidates must be under 30 years old.

  • Sciences Po candidates

  • Applicants for our graduate programmes

  • Applicants for the dual degree in Journalism / Columbia (BAMA) (who are already first-year students at Columbia’s University School of Journalism)Sciences Po students

  • Third-year Sciences Po students

  • Second-year undergraduate students in one of our partnership programmes at Poitiers campus

  • First-year graduate student at Science Po

  • Students admitted last year in their first year as a graduate student who requested a deferral

  • Students admitted last year who have received a conditional offer of admission if they submit an English test before the scholarship application deadline.

  • PhD students who are co-supervised or presenting a joint thesis with a partner university

  • Students admitted to the following dual degree programme (other Sciences Po dual degree programme are not eligible for this scholarship):◦ Journalism Sciences Po/Columbia University (candidates for this programme are eligible)◦ Sciences et Politiques de l'Environnement Sciences Po/Sorbonne Université (only first-year students are eligible)◦ Quantitative Economics Sciences Po/Panthéon Sorbonne Paris I (only first-year students are eligible)◦ The Eiffel laureates who graduated in June 2019 and wish to submit an Eiffel application for the PhD.

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