Chateaubriand Fellowships : Call for Applications 2015-2016
The Chateaubriand Fellowship is a grant offered by the Embassy of France in the United States. Every year, it allows doctoral students enrolled in American universities to conduct research in France for 4 to 9 months. Chateaubriand fellows receive a stipend, a round trip ticket to France and health insurance
Chateaubriand Fellowships available
The Chateaubriand Fellowship in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics & Health for doctoral students aims to initiate or reinforce collaborations, partnerships or joint projects between French and American research teams. Offered by the Office for Science and Technology (OST) of the French Embassy, the Chateaubriand Fellowship supports PhD students registered in an American university who wish to conduct part of their doctoral research in a French laboratory.
All STEM and Health disciplines are eligible for the fellowship, which includes a monthly stipend of up to 1,400 € (depending on other sources of funding) for a 4-9 month period and support for travel expenses and student health insurance. The required level of French remains at the discretion of the host laboratory.
The Humanities & Social Sciences (HHS) Chateaubriand Fellowship is a program offered by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the US. It targets outstanding Ph.D. students from American universities who seek to engage in research in France, in any discipline of the Humanities and Social Sciences.
HSS Chateaubriand fellows are selected through a merit-based competition, through a binational collaborative process involving expert evaluators from both countries. Fellowships range from 4-8 months and provide a monthly stipend of 1500 €, a health insurance for the entire duration of the fellowship and a round-trip ticket to France.
Dates: The call for applications is now open for fellowships beginning during the 2015-2016 academic year.
Deadline: January 20, 2015 at 12pm EST