Centers of Excellence Call for Proposals

Only members of the Network of Excellence can submit a proposal. Each Center can support any department of its own institution in applying to the call for proposals. Centers of Excellence are invited to collaborate with other Centers of excellence but also with other institutions in the U.S. and in France.

2016 Network 

Columbia University | Cornell University | Brown University | Dartmouth College | Duke University | Georgetown University | George Washington University | Harvard University | Johns Hopkins University | Louisiana State University | New York University | Northwestern University | Princeton University | Texas A&M | University of California Los Angeles | University of Florida | University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign | University of Southern California | University of Texas at Austin | University of Wisconsin at Madison

Requested Documents

Application Form: Click here to download the 2017 Application Form

Budget Form: Click here to download the Budget Form

Communication Guidelines: Click here to download the Communication Guidelines

How to submit a proposal?

All requested documents shall be sent to the Network Manager by e-mail and original documents by regular mail to:

Romain Devaux, Higher Education Officer
Cultural Services, Embassy of France in the U.S.
4101 Reservoir Road NW
Washington DC, 20007

When to submit it?

Deadline: January 31st, 2017


Verification: early February 2017
Selection committee: end of February 2017
Publication of results: mid-March 2017