Call for applications – French Government scholarship campaign - academic year 2016/2017

You are :
- Palestinian
- less than 25 years old for a Master’s degree / less than 30 years old for a PhD (older candidates will be considered depending on the quality of their application/project)
- a French speaker (level DELF B2) if you apply to programmes taught in French or an outstanding English speaker if you are applying for a program taught in English.

You have :

  • an outstanding academic record
  • a clear and thought-through academic project
  • a consistent and relevant professional project in Palestine


1. Downloading the application form

When : between up to February 29th 2016
Application Form

2. Submitting your application

When : before February 29th 2016 (late applications will not be considered)
Where : at the cooperation service in Jerusalem or at any French cultural and accredited centers (cf instructions)

3. Pre-selected candidates are contacted for interviews

When : in April 2016
Where : at the French cultural and accredited centers where applications have been submitted.

4. Results by email and on the website of the French General Consulate of Jerusalem

When : end of May 2016.


Presentation meetings of the French government scholarship program and information to all interested students will be held in the following cities :

  • Institut Français de Jérusalem - Chateaubriand - 23 Salah Eddin Street - Jerusalem
  • Institut Français de Naplouse - An-Najah Al Qadim - Nablus
  • Franco-German Cultural Center in Ramallah - 12 Al-Salam street - Ramallah - 6TH JANUARY, AT 3.30PM
  • Association d’échanges culturels Hébron-France
  • Alliance française de Bethléem - 32 Beit Sahour street - Bethlehem