The Université Paris-Saclay International Master’s Scholarships Program 2024 offers financial support of 10,000€ per year, aimed at highly-qualified international students under 30, embarking on Master’s programs at the university. This initiative, funded by the IDEX of the 3rd Programme Investissements d’Avenir, seeks to foster academic excellence and international collaboration across a range of disciplines within the university’s esteemed institutions.
About the IDEX Scholarship 2024
The Université Paris-Saclay Scholarship for the 2024-2025 academic year seeks to make higher education accessible to international students. It is available to those admitted to a Master’s program provided by one of its esteemed institutions, including AgroParisTech, CentraleSupelec, ENS Paris-Saclay, and others within the university’s network. This initiative underscores the university’s commitment to fostering a vibrant, diverse, and dynamic academic environment.
Scholarships are granted based on academic achievements and are available for 1 or 2 years, contingent on the student’s progress and fulfillment of credit requirements. This financial support not only underscores the university’s commitment to academic excellence but also ensures that students can fully concentrate on their studies and research.
Key Dates for Applicants
- Selection by Training Manager Deadline: April 30, 2024
- Scholarship Application Deadline: May 03, 2024
- Recommendation Submission Deadline: May 07, 2024
- Announcement of Results: End of June 2024
Eligible candidates are newly arrived international students under 30, foreign nationals living in France for less than a year without prior certification, or those participating in non-certifying programs or language courses in France. Notably, students with prior enrollment in French higher education (except in French institutions abroad), those who have taken a break from their studies for more than three years, or those receiving funding over 650€ per month are not eligible.
Financial Sponsorship Details
The scholarship awards 10,000€ per year for 10 months and may include up to 1,000€ for travel and visa expenses. It emphasizes not only the financial support but also the commitment to academic growth and international diversity.
Application Process: A Step-by-Step Guide
- Pre-selection: Only students who have been admitted to a Master’s program and invited via email can apply.
- Application Submission: Selected students will receive a link to an online application form. Applicants must provide contact details for two referees willing to submit recommendations.
- Recommendation Forms: Referees will receive a link to submit their recommendations online, completing the application process.
Upon acceptance, scholarship recipients are entering an agreement to pursue excellence, contribute to their academic community, and utilize this opportunity to advance their research ambitions. The Université Paris-Saclay is not just offering a scholarship; it’s offering a gateway to a world of opportunities, research advancements, and international collaboration.