JANUARY 14, 2015

Bilateral Conference on the Transatlantic Friendship and Mobility Initiative

By French Culture

The Cultural services and the Office for Science and Technology of the Embassy of France are proud to announce the Initiative for Transatlantic Friendship and Mobility (a joint declaration by the Department of State and the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development).

DECEMBER 18, 2014

Chair of the Americas Call for Applications

By French Culture

The Chair of the Americas invites each year between 6 and 8 senior researchers from the American continent and doing research on the Americas.

DECEMBER 18, 2014

Ecole Normale Supérieure - International Selection

By French Culture

Resolutely intent on extending its international ap­peal, Ecole Normale Supérieure (ENS) selects foreign students every year, who enrol in the courses taught at the school.

DECEMBER 11, 2014

2015 Summer Scholarships for High School and College French Students

By Carolyn Collins

The American Society of the French Academic Palms (ASFAP) will bestow two scholarships ($4,000 each) to be used by high school and college students for a four-week minimum study program in a French-speaking country of their choice during summer

DECEMBER 8, 2014

Partner University Fund Opens 2015 Call for Proposals

By French Culture

PUF supports international educational exchanges, joint degree programs and training courses (at master’s, doctoral and post-doctoral levels), and joint research projects. Since its creation, PUF has supported 71 partnerships involving more than 80 French and American institutions.

NOVEMBER 10, 2014

The Transatlantic Friendship and Mobility Initiative 2014 Awards

By French Culture

The Initiative for Transatlantic Friendship and Mobility, announced by the Department of State and the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs on May 13, 2014, and endorsed by AAU (Association of American Universities), APLU (the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities), NAFSA (Association of International Educators) and IIE (the Institute of International Education), aims to strengthen the historic ties between the United States and France by doubling the number of students from France and the United States studying abroad in our respective countries, by 2025.

OCTOBER 16, 2014

A Conference in Honour of Maxim Kontsevich at the Simons Foundation, NYC

By French Culture

Certainly, geometry in the 21st century with physical application, will involve the study of new kinds of objects with categorical structures playing a primordial role. Maxim Kontsevich has been a force of nature in creating these new categorical structures in the last 20 years.

OCTOBER 10, 2014

Robert Pogue Harrison Decorated by Consul General of France in San Francisco


On October 9th, 2014, Consul General of France Pauline Carmona decorated Robert Pogue Harrison with the insigna of Chevalier of the Order of Arts et Lettres for his commitment and dedication to French-related research fields.

OCTOBER 7, 2014

Call for Applications: 2015-2016 Teaching Assistant Program in France

By Carolyn Collins

The application to the 2015-2016 Teaching Assistant Program in France (TAPIF) is now available at https://www.tapif.org.

SEPTEMBER 24, 2014

École Nationale d'Administration : International cycles application OPEN

By Prudence Barbera

École Nationale d'Administration : International cycles 3 cycles of long-term training are open to foreign public agents and civil servants

SEPTEMBER 22, 2014

Lafayette Debates 2015 Topic

By Prudence Barbera

The French Embassy and George Washington University are happy to announce the topic of the 2015 Lafayette Debates.

AUGUST 8, 2014

Labcitoyen 2014: Participants Recount their Trips to France

By Carolyn Collins

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