The Paris Institute of Political Studies commonly referred to as Sciences Po is a prestigious and influential academic institution in the social sciences in France. It was founded in 1872 to promote a new class of French politicians in the aftermath of the French defeat in the Franco-Prussian War of 1871, and remains the primary institution of higher learning for French political and administrative elite. The institute offers an undergraduate and masters program for non EU students.
Host nation France, Paris
Deadline: Apr 2019
Level of study bachelor’s degree /masters program
Acceptable countries: Ethiopia is on the list
Bachelor degree: The Emile Boutmy Undergraduate Programme can take different forms ranging from €3,000 to €12,300 for 3 years of undergraduate study. On an exceptional basis, a scholarship of €19,000 may be granted to cover the three years of College.
Masters degree: The Emile Boutmy Master’s Programme can take different forms – either a grant of €10,000 per year to cover tuition fees for the two years of the Masters or a tuition grant of €5,000 per year for the two years of the Masters.
Students must indicate that they are applying for the Emile-Boutmy scholarship in the “Financial information” section of their Sciences Po application. Students will also be required to include proof of income and documents explaining their family situation. For the academic year 2019-2020, the deadline for undergraduate programmes is 8 April 2019 while the deadline for Master’s programmes is 3 January 2019. http://www.sciencespo.fr/students/en/fees-funding/financial-aid/emile-boutmy-scholarship