DECEMBER 18, 2015

Call for applications: Jean and Marie-Louise Dufrenoy Scholarships (2016-2017)

By French Culture

Each year the Jean et Marie-Louise Dufrenoy scholarships enable two American students in the sciences (mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, medecine, geology, botany) or in technology (engineering, computer s

DECEMBER 18, 2015

Call for applications: Jeanne Marandon Fellowships (2016-2017)

By French Culture

Candidates must be U.S.

DECEMBER 10, 2015

Call For Applications: CIRHUS Fellowships 2016-2017

By Camille Peretz

Through CIRHUS, the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) offers several fellowships for NYU faculty and post-docs wishing to spend up to three months in France for research purposes or academic cooperation, starting March 2016. These fellowships are intended to promote collaboration between NYU and CNRS researchers in the humanities and social sciences in the three research areas covered by CIRHUS.

NOVEMBER 30, 2015

COP21 Global Student Climate Leadership Commitment

By French Culture

Just weeks before the kickoff of COP21 in Paris, in partnership with with Lycée Français de New York and the Green Schools Alliance (GSA), a group of bilingual high school students came together at the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in New York within the framework of Festival Albertine 2015 to discuss important issues surrounding global climate change. Joined by world-renowned experts from the field, the students eloquently expressed their perspectives before an audience of spectators.

NOVEMBER 9, 2015

Call for papers: "Traces and Memories of Slavery in the Atlantic World" conference

By French Culture

The Traces and Memories of Slavery in the Atlantic World conference sets out to interrogate how descendants reconstruct the history of their ancestors when transatlantic slavery is one of the variables of the memorial process.

OCTOBER 22, 2015

Chateaubriand Fellowship 2016/2017 call for proposal is now open !

By Deputy Higher Education Attaché

The Higher Education department of the French Embassy is pleased to inform you that the Chateaubriand Fellowship Call for applications for the academic year 2016/2017 is now open. Every year, it allows doctorate students enrolled in American universities to conduct research in France for up to 9 months.

OCTOBER 13, 2015

Call for Applications: 2016-2017 Teaching Assistant Program in France


The application to the 2016-2017 Teaching Assistant Program in France (TAPIF) is now available at

SEPTEMBER 29, 2015

Le Lycée International de Boston ouvre ses portes


Entre octobre et janvier, le Lycée International de Boston accueille le public à plusieurs reprises sur ses différents campus pour présenter ses programmes et répondre à vos questions.Maternelle


France on Campus Award: Call for Applications

By French Culture

Are you eager to explore a new culture? Already have a passion for France? Want to share your enthusiasm for French culture with your campus community?

MAY 26, 2015

University of Michigan Debate Team wins Lafayette Debates in Washington D.C.

By Laurence Geannopulos

The Higher Education Department of the Embassy of France and the George Washington University’s School of Media and Public Affairs hosted the 2015 Lafayette Debates, an intercollegiate debate tournament, on the topic of climate ch

MAY 21, 2015

Students of the DePaul University French Department Are Engaging In The Fight Against Climate Change

By Laurence Geannopulos

In order to better understand the importance of the climatic issues to the American public, the students of the French department of DePaul University translated an exhibit into English created by the French Ministry for the Environment.