Scholarship Spotlight Africa
The France–South Africa Scholarship Programme 2022/2023 for young South Africans to study in France (Fully Funded)
Wednesday, 06 Jul 2022 11:19 am
Scholarship Spotlight Africa

Scholarship Spotlight Africa

Application Deadline: 16 October 2022

The France – South Africa Scholarship Programme is directed to South African students who intend to study in universities or higher education institutions in France for their Master’s degree or PhD. The programme is also open to students from Lesotho and Malawi.

The current call for applications is open for students who intend to start their studies in France in September 2023. Applicants will be contacted individually as needed. The list of the laureates and the waiting list will be announced according to the indicated timeline. Follow-up requests by applicants will not be answered.

Due to the differences between the Southern and Northern hemisphere calendars, laureates will follow a specific programme in South Africa from February 2023 to July 2023. This track will include online French courses organized by the network of the Alliances Françaises. It may also include an internship in French Companies and organisations based in South Africa, depending on the opportunities and the profile of each laureate.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for the France – South Africa Scholarship Progralle, applicants must be:

The scholarship is granted for a given period to be spent in France, matching the necessary time required to obtain the degree:

Benefits

Two schemes are possible under the France South Africa Scholarship Programme:

full scholarship by the Embassy of France. It includes:

In the second scheme of a cost sharing scholarship, the monthly allowance will be provided fully or partially by a partner (a partner among the Advisory Board, a company, a higher education institution or any other funding agency). All the other benefits of a full scholarship will still be provided by the Embassy of France. This scheme can be proposed by the candidate during the application process or by the Advisory Board for some of the laureates. In this last case, preselected applicants must comply with the instructions by the French Embassy in order to secure the co-funding.

Requirements

Timeline:

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the France–South Africa Scholarship Programme 2022/2023