Promoting Increased U.S. - France Student and Scholar Exchange

The United States and France express their support for the Transatlantic Friendship and Mobility Initiative promoting increased student and junior researcher mobility and exchanges.

Conference on "Oasis Major," a PUF Project

Sept 19 & 20, 2014
New York University’s Institute for the Study of the Ancient World
To share the significant achievements resulting from their collaboration as Partner University Fund (PUF) grantees, American and French teams involved in the “Oasis major” project will present a two-day conference, “Oasis Magna:Kharga and Dakhla Oases in Antiquity,” at New York University’s Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, on September 19 and 20, 2014.

Labcitoyen 2014: Participants Recount their Trips to France

From July 6th to July 16th, 82 French-speaking young people from over 60 countries were welcomed in Paris through the LabCitoyen 2014 program, an init

The US, Israel and France: A Trilateral Innovation Forum

The United States, Israel and France are coming together on Monday June 30th at the Cardozo School of Law to launch a “Trilateral Innovation Forum”.

First Alliance Program Graduate Earns Dual Degree Ph.D.

On March 28, 2014, the first student in the PhD partnership between Columbia University and Sciences Po successfully earned her doctorate, completing the innovative Alliance program that allowed her to earn a dual degree with studies at both institutions.

The 2014 Lafayette Debates

On April 12 and 13, the Embassy of France and The George Washington University hosted a student competition called “The Lafayette Debates.” Beginning with a series of online debates and multimedia competitions, the debates culminated in a tournament hosted by the Institute for European, Russian and Eurasian Studies of the George Washington University. This year the topic addresses the question of the value of cultural expressions in the context of International trade.

SPFFA Scholarships

The Society of French and French-speaking Professors of America (SPFFA) offers 10 scholarships ($ 1,500) for undergraduate students studying in France in the Summer or Fall 2014.

Forum International de Caen 2014 Call for Delegates

The European Youth Parliament - France is organising a very special International Forum, as part of the official commemorations for the 70th anniversary of the D-Day and the Battle of Normandy, from the 29th of May to the 8th of June.

New Digital Archive Dedicated to the French Revolution

Stanford University and the Bibliothèque nationale de France (BnF) have just released a vast trove of documents and images from the French Revolution on their new French Revolution Digital Archive website (FRDA).

Lafayette Debates Swing Into Spring

Over one hundred U.S. debaters have kicked off the first stage of an exciting new program sponsored by the Higher Education Department of the French Embassy in partnership with the George Washington University, The Lafayette Debates.

Join the French MOOCs

On January 16th, France Digital University started offering its first MOOCs.