France - 2021 Call for application
Find out more about the current edition of the French national program.
What are the key dates of the program?
January 19, 2021
Start of the call for application/nomination
March 22, 2021
Beginning of evaluation of applications
June 14, 2021
Candidates' final selection
- French National Commission for UNESCO,
- Academy of Sciences
- 35 endowments per year,
- Management and Leadership Training
- Doctoral students: € 15.000
- Postdoctoral students: € 20,000
Main eligibility criteria
Be enrolled in at least the second year of a doctoral program (doctoral students),
Be in post-doctoral studies and have defended their thesis before the call for applications (post-doctoral students),
Carry out your research work in France (metropolitan) or in overseas territories, in the fields of Life and Environmental sciences, Physical sciences, Engineering, Mathematics, Computer science and Information sciences,
Do not have a permanent position before receiving the Award.
- Scientific excellence of the research work,
- Quality of the application
Total number of endowments awarded since launch
Rules and Regulations