Chateaubriand US Fellowship Program 2020 for Ph.D Research Students ( fully funded to France)

The Chateaubriand Fellowship is a grant offered by the Embassy of France in the United States. It supports outstanding Ph.D. students from American universities who wish to conduct research in France for a period ranging from 4 to 9 months.

Chateaubriand fellows are selected through a merit-based competition, through a collaborative process involving expert evaluators in both countries.

The program is divided into two subprograms:

The Chateaubriand Fellowship in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics & Biology-Health (STEM) for doctoral students aims to initiate or reinforce collaborations, partnerships or joint projects between French and American research teams. This fellowship is offered by the Office for Science & Technology (OST) of the Embassy of France in partnership with American universities and French research organizations such as Inserm and Inria. It is a partner of the National Science Foundation’s GROW program .

Benefits
Monthly allowance (up to 1400 euros/month, depending on other sources of funding)
Round trip ticket to France
Support for health insurance abroad

The Chateaubriand Fellowship in Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS) 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. This fellowship is offered by the Cultural Services of the Embassy of France. HSS Chateaubriand fellows are selected through a merit-based competition, using a binational collaborative process involving expert evaluators from both countries.

BENEFITS
HSS Chateaubriand fellows receive:

– A monthly stipend of 1500 €
– Health insurance for the entire duration of the fellowship
– A round-trip ticket to France

For more Information: Visit the website for Chateaubriand Fellowship Program 2020