Scholarships for Ghanaian students in France.

France offers a large number of scholarships for foreign students to help them finance their studies in France and Europe.

 

 FRENCH GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP

The Embassy of France in Ghana Provides scholarship to Ghanaian students who want to continue their studies in Masters and PHD in France. Follow this link for more details. https://gh.ambafrance.org/Master-s-Degree-PhD-Scholarship-Programmes-2019-2020-for-Ghanaian-students

PLEASE NOTE THAT APPLICATION FOR THIS SCHOLARSHIP IS OPEN TILL 29TH MARCH 2019

 

 

Initiative D'Excellence (IDEX) scholarship


Applications to this program are open to foreign students (i.e. students currently enrolled in a University outside France) who apply to one of the Masters offered by the following higher education and research institutions:

  • Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture de Grenoble (ENSAG),
  • Grenoble INP,
  • Sciences Po Grenoble,
  • Université Grenoble Alpes (UGA).

Applicants can either apply to the first year of a Master or for the second year of a Master. The amount of the scholarship is 8000 euros for the academic year. If one of the two semesters is dedicated to a funded internship, the amount of the scholarship is reduced to 5000 euros.
 
The selection of the candidates will mainly take into account their academic record and their material situation.

Application for the IDEX Universite de Grenoble Scholarship is open.

 Application process

The application process is as follows: 
 

  • The student must first apply to one of the Masters offered by the above-mentioned higher education and research institutions. The application must be for the 2019-2020 academic year. Note that each Master has its own deadline for application. https://edu.univ-grenoble-alpes.fr/en/
  • During the application process (or at the end of the application process in some cases), the student will receive the required information to apply for the scholarship.
  • The results for the Master Scholarships will be sent shortly after the admission results for the Master to which the student applied. 
     

Application period:

From January 2019 to July 2019 (depending on the Master)


https://edu.univ-grenoble-alpes.fr/le-projet-idex/appels-a-projets-idex/call-for-applications-master-scholarships-session-2019-2020-734449.htm?RH=320727554067549

 

Université Paris Saclay International Master's Scholarship Program

Université Paris-Saclay aims to promote access for international students to its Master’s programmes, delivered by its member institutions, and to make it easier for highly-qualified international students to join the University, especially for those wishing to develop an academic project through research up to the doctoral level.Scholarships will be awarded for the 2019-2020 academic year. Established with the IDEX funding of the 3rdProgramme Investissements d’Avenir, and awarded based on academic achievements, these scholarships are aimed at students admitted to Université Paris-Saclay Master’s programmes, and enrolled at one of the following member institutionsAgroParisTech, CentraleSupelec, ENS Paris-Saclay, INSTN-CEA, IOGS, Université d’Evry Val d’Essonne, Paris-Sud University, Université Versailles St-Quentin.

These scholarships are awarded for 1 or 2 years to students enrolled in a Master’s programme at Université Paris-Saclay, depending on the admission level (M1 or M2) and subject to students completing the required number of credits to advance to the next year level.

Admission to a Master’s programme does not automatically entitle students to a scholarship.

For more information, please see the Eligibility criteria.

Students eligible for a Université Paris-Saclay IDEX scholarship will be selected by the admission panel among those students admitted to a Université Paris-Saclay Master’s programme.
Only students who receive an email from Université Paris-Saclay inviting them to apply for a Université Paris-Saclay IDEX scholarship will be able to submit an application.

All courses are accepted except vocational training.

 

Deadlies for courses- https://www.universite-paris-saclay.fr/sites/default/files/dates_douverture_des_masters_2019-2020_0.pdf

Deadline for application- 13th May 2019

For more information on the scholarship and how to apply, follow this link 

Scholarships of excellence for Master's degree Dauphine Universite Paris

The Université Paris-Dauphine, a member of Paris Sciences et Lettres (PSL) University, and the Paris-Dauphine Foundation offer excellence scholarships to foreign students who wish to follow a Master's degree to prepare a PhD (in finance, management, economics, sociology or political science, law, mathematics or computer sciences). The selected students are expected to continue their PhD in one of Dauphine's doctoral program where PhD scholarships & grants are available.

 

Follow this link to apply: https://www.dauphine.psl.eu/en/research/masters-scholarships.html

 

The Erasmus Mundus joint Master's

This is a study programme that awards scholarships to the world's best students for one or two years, regardless of their field of studies. To receive one, these students must take their master's programme in at least two countries participating in the programme. Several French institutes of higher education offer joint Master's programmes.

In the framework of bilateral agreements between institutes of higher education, Erasmus Mundus also offers mobility scholarships from and to France. They cover removal and accommodation costs.

You can find all the Erasmus Mundus Scholarships with France included in this link. http://www.ghana.campusfrance.org/sites/locaux/files/campusfranceghana/page/288637/Erasmus Joint Masters Programs.pdf

 

MAKE OUR PLANET GREAT AGAIN GRANT

This grant is an initiative of the President of the Republic, Emmanuel Macron, launched on 1st June 2017 following the decision of the United States to leave the Paris Agreement on the climate. It is a call to  researchers and students, entrepreneurs, associations and NGOs, students and all civil society to mobilize and join France to lead the fight against global warming.

Student who studied courses in the domain of Agriculture, Atmosphere, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental law Policy, Water, Ecosystems, Energy and Sustainable Energy, Waste Management, Nutrition, Oceanography, Environmental Risks, Health and Earth science and want funding for Masters or co-financing for a three year doctoral programs and post-doctoral research are elligible for application of this grant. Follow this link to the registration portal  https://www.makeourplanetgreatagain.fr/en/student


PLEASE NOTE THAT APPLICATION FOR THIS SCHOLARSHIP IS OPENED.  


 

EIFFEL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM OF EXCELLENCE

The Eiffel Excellence Scholarship Program was established by the French Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs to enable French higher education institutions to attract top foreign students to enroll in their masters and PhD programs.

It gives opportunity to the future foreign decision-makers of the private and public sectors, in priority areas of study, and encourages applicants up to 30 years old from developing countries at master’s level, and applicants up to 35 years old from developing and industrialized countries at PhD level.

The eligible fields of study are:

-Economics and Management

-Engineering(Master level) /Sciencesin a broader sense (PhD level)

-Law

-Political Sciences

The EIFFEL scholarship offers grants to foreign students. Only French higher education institutions can preselect candidates and send an online applicationon their behalf on the Campus France website.

1st step:

-You may contact the International Relations departmentof the university/school through their website, by email or phone,to know the deadline for the submission of applications.

-You have to choose by yourself the French institution according to your project of study. Any French higher education institution can apply.

2nd step:

-Once Your French university/school decides to support your application to the Eiffel scholarship, They will send you the application form and help you fill it out.

-Finally, they will send the application on your behalf.

Applications submitted directly by students or by foreign educational institutions will be rejected.

PLEASE NOTE THAT APPLICATION FOR THE EIFFEL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM ENDS IN JANUARY 2019

 

TUITION WAIVERS AND SCHOLARSHIPS FROM PRIVATE INSTITUTIONS

 Some private institutions have scholarship programs available for students.Students can also be granted part scholarships in the form of tuition waivers. Information on scholarships from particular institutions can be found on their various websites.

 

FOLLOW THIS LINK TO THE GRANT SERACH ENGINE FOR MORE SCHOLARSHIPS FOR GHANAIAN STUDENTS. http://campusbourses.campusfrance.org/fria/bourse/#/catalog?lang=en&siteroot=http:%2F%2Fwww.ghana.campusfrance.org%2Fen%2F