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Launch your startup with the « French Tech Ticket »

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

With a promising first season for which 23 startups were selected among 722 projects submitted from around the world, the French Tech Ticket is back in 2017, with 41 partner incubators (versus 10 in 2016) all over France.

Interested in an international mobility experience?

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

Launched in April 2016 on the same model as the Courier international, Courrier Expat is intended not only to French expatriates, but also to potential expatriates, providing information in business, education and health fields, drawn from the international press about professional and personal environment of French nationals abroad.

Eole excellence scholarships

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

(Pour consulter cet article en français, cliquez ici)

The objective is to support particularly PhD students’ mobility from all disciplines for research stays or traineeships in the Netherlands. Application deadline: April 30, 2016.

AMI Doctorants

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

(Pour consulter cet article en français, cliquez ici)

In order to develop openness to the international, the Conseil régional d'Ile-de-France has developed a scheme to support the international mobility (AMI – Aide à la Mobilité Internationale) of PhD students, regardless of nationality, enrolled in the first or second year of thesis in Humanities and Social sciences, during the 2015-2016 year, in one of laboratories located in Île-de-France.

International networks of scientists in biodiversity

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

A call for proposals launched by the ANR alongside its partners from the Belmont Forum which aims to build scenarios of biodiversity and ecosystem services. Application deadline: Jully 2, 2014.

France-Brazil Programmes - COFECUB

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

Two grants to foster and support the development of joint research between French and Brazilian academics, researchers, doctoral or post-doctoral students. Application deadline: May 28, 2014.

France-Argentina Research and Development funding

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

French and Argentine SMEs from all industry sectors are invited to submit joint projects in R&D and Innovation. Applications are admissible throughout the year.

2014 Coopol Innovation

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

A program aiming at supporting the internationalization of French competitiveness clusters and the cooperation with their Chinese counterparts. Application deadline: December 31, 2013

International academic and scientific cooperation...

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

Paris Region supports through a call for proposals, innovative projects initiated by local Higher Education institutions and which integrate activities abroad.

French Chairs program in Rio de Janeiro State

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

The General Consulate of France in Rio de Janeiro and the State University of Rio de Janeiro have launched the first call for appli-cations for a chair in Rio de Janeiro for professors and researchers from French Research and Higher Education institutions. Deadline for application: November 15, 2013.

MIT-France Seed Fund

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

Deadline for 2013-2014 Call for proposals: September 23, 2013.

Find a job in humanities and social sciences outside the academic world: luck or strategy?

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

Studies in political sciences between France and Germany, PhD in Sweden with stays in the U.S. and Poland, then return to the native country, Germany.
Career path of Barbara Kunz, political scientist and currently project leader at the Geshagen Foundation (Berlin), which objective is to contribute to the debate on the political, economic and social future of Europe, its internal cohesion and its role in the world.

Gay-Lussac Humboldt Prize

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

A Prize awarded by the French Ministry of Higher Education and Research in association with the Academy of Sciences - Institute of France to German scientists and by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation to French scientists. Application deadline: September 6, 2013.

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf


Support for international research programs

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

A call for projects launched by the INSHS-CNRS (INstitut des Sciences Humaines et Sociales of the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique) and the GIS RNMSH (Groupement d’Intérêt Scientifique Réseau National of Maisons des Sciences de l’Homme). Application deadline: September 15, 2013.

An international research experience within an European network

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

After a joint PhD between France and Italy, a stay in Greece, in the United States and in the UK, Eric Buchlin is currently a researcher at the Institute of Space Astrophysics, a CNRS laboratory and the University Paris-Sud, Orsay.

Is mobility the key to success?

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

Research Associate at the Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse (France), Spiros Kitsinelis worked in England, Japan, Netherlands and Greece.

2013 PICS

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

An International Scientific Cooperation Project jointly prepared and submitted by two research teams, one at the CNRS, the other abroad. Application deadline: April 2, 2013.

ANR's call for non thematic proposals

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

The "Programme Blanc" and its international section, as well as the Programme for young researchers are now launched by the ANR (Agence Nationale de la Recherche).
Deadline for submission: January 17, 2013.

Tournesol : The Franco-Belgian programme to support researchers' mobility

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

The objective is to develop scientific and technological exchanges of excellence between research laboratories of both countries by promoting new co-operations.


Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

A grant search engine, proposed free online, by CampusFrance.

The Franco-Irish Ulysses Programme

Clarisse Fortecoëf

The objective is to develop scientific and technological exchanges of excellence and to encourage new co-operations between research laboratories of both countries.

The Curie database

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

A database of the French Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs gathering information on higher education and research systems in Europe, USA, Africa and Asia


Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

A program of invitation of French researchers in Finland.

International PhD Program at the DSV CEA

Laurent Cousin

An International PhD Program was recently created by the Life Science division of the CEA to attract students who wish to undertake a thesis financed by the CEA within one of its leading French research centers. In 2010, from 20 to 25 PhD grants will be attributed.

Welcoming foreign researchers in Rennes (Brittany)

Fabrice Martin, Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

The International Mobility Centre of Rennes offers personalized services to foreign researchers and their families in order to prepare and facilitate their stay in the region.

The French Association for Soil Studies grants

Fabrice Martin, translation by Cynthia Schoch

The French Association for Soil Studies (AFES) has a youth branch, AFES-Jeunes. It offers grants enabling young students and researchers the opportunity to take part in international conferences. Application deadline is March 21, 2010.

Research in Paris, City of Paris Fellowships for Foreign Researchers

René-Luc Benichou

The city of Paris offers 70 fellowships to foreign researchers –mainly postdoctoral scientists– invited for a limited period by Parisian public laboratories. Deadline for application: March 8, 2010.

Franco-Dutch Network of Higher Education and Research

Fabrice Martin

All you ever wanted to know about Netherlands.

Clemens Heller Fellowships

Fabrice Martin

A postdoctoral program allowing PhDs in social sciences and humanities to fund a research stay in Germany.

Fulbright Grants

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

Funding programs of research projects in the United States for French PhD students in exact sciences as well for researchers working in France in various disciplines.

ANR/DFG Call for proposals

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

The 2010 edition of the Franco-German call for proposals in the humanities and social sciences includes a specific initiative for postdocs.

Chateaubriand Fellowships

René-Luc Bénichou (version 2006) & Clarisse Fortecoëf

Proposed by the Office of Science and Technology of French Embassy in the U.S.A., this grant is the opportunity for young American scientists to carry out research in French laboratories (public or private) for up to one year.

Partner University Fund ? PUF

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

A funding programme of franco-american university partnerships, innovative and sustainable, in the research and higher education fields

Franco-American partnerships

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

The Agence Nationale de la Recherche (ANR) and the National Science Foundation (NSF) provide cofunding of research projects conducted jointly in France and in the United States.

The ABG-UFA branch welcomes you at the Franco-German Forum

Laurent Cousin

The Franco-German ABG-UFA branch will greet PhD students and PhDs next November 13 and 14 in Strasbourg for workshops, CV-writing advice and an overview of the Franco-German.

A student in the city

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

A practical guide published by the City of Paris

New "Blaise Pascal" International Research Chairs

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

The Ile-de-France (greater than Paris) Region will host highly qualified, internationally acclaimed, foreign research scientists in all scientific fields: exact sciences, humanities and social sciences, applied sciences and new technologies.

Eiffel excellence scholarships...

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

A funding program of a stay in France for foreign PhD students as part of a thesis co-supervision


Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

The National Centre for Franco-Irish Studies

Franco-Taiwanese cooperation

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

A set of programs listed in a guide published by the French Institute of Taipei and the Adit.

Are you looking for financial aid to study or do research in France?

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

A bilingual directory of scholarships programmes for international students and researchers in France, is now available.

Overview of the Franco-British universitary cooperation

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

A document published in March 2009 by the Department of Science and Technology of the French Embassy in the United Kingdom

Young Entrepreneurs Initiative looking for a buyer

Laurent Cousin

This mentoring program for entrepreneurs based in the United States who have a project to undertake a technology venture in France was funded by the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

French Cancer Research Association stipends for young researchers

Fabrice Martin

The French Cancer Research Association offers individual financial aid for young researchers in pre-, post- and doctoral studies. Application deadlines: March 2, 2009.

ANR Postdoctoral Fellows Return Scheme

René-Luc Bénichou

This new programme of the French National Research Agency (ANR) helps young researchers who have done a postdoc abroad to come back to France. Deadline for application: March 17th, 2009.

Institut Pasteur Postdoctoral Fellowships for US Citizens

René-Luc Bénichou

The Pasteur Foundation offers postdoctoral fellowships to US young researchers willing to work in Institut Pasteur's laboratories in Paris. Deadlines for application: May 9 and September 5, 2008.

PhDs have the place of honor at the Franco-German Forum

Fabian Heuel, translation by Cynthia Schoch

Resume-writing workshops and advising, introduction to the job market, roundtable on recruitment and career perspectives... the Franco German ABG-UFA branch is going to bat for doctoral students and young PhDs at the "Franco-German Forum," European Recruitment and Student Fair. On November 14 and 15, 2008 at the Parc des Expositions in Strasbourg.

The ANR make it easier for French researchers abroad to return to France

Laurent Cousin

The ANR announces the new "Postdoc Return" program to make it easier for French researchers doing a postdoc abroad to return to France.

Young Entrepreneurs Initiative

Fabrice Martin

Are you currently starting a technology venture? Think global. Start a technology venture between the US and France, leverage transatlantic resources and partnerships. Apply before 23 November 2008.

EU French presidency: Valérie Pécresse?s three priorities

Translated by Cynthia Schoch

With the opening of the French presidency of the European Union, Valérie Pécresse presented her three priorities: mobility, coordination of European research and space research.

A quality charter for hosting foreign students

Translation by Cynthia Schoch

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has defined goals to improve the hosting of its foreign grant recipients in 74 points.

?Quai d'Orsay-Enterprise? Program

Fabrice Martin

Three new companies have just joined the Foreign Affairs Ministry "Quai d'Orsay-Enterprise" program that aims to attract highly qualified foreign students to France.


René-Luc Benichou

The French researcher's mobility portal.

Mobility Centres

René-Luc Benichou

The Association Bernard Gregory is one of the three 'bridgeheads' of the French network of mobility centres for researchers.

Guide to financial support for mobility France-UK

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

A guide for Master and PhD students, Post-doctoral research and Confirmed researchers wishing to go to UK in order to take an academic course or to do research.

French Fellows Abroad

Fabrice Martin

French Fellows Abroad (BFE) programme gathers all main kind of fellowships intended for French young scientists to pursue doctoral, postdoctoral or linguistic research abroad.

ScienceCareers explains France to foreign researchers

Fabrice Martin

According to ScienceCareers, the careers component of Science magazine, France is still a prized destination for researchers from all over the world. Required that you are aware of its academic system's mysteries and of its administration's traps.

International Volunteer Opportunities for research scientists

Fabrice Martin, translation by Cynthia Schoch

Are you a doctoral student or recent PhD under 28 years of age? International Volunteer Opportunities can help you conduct a research project abroad.

Postdoctoral Research Positions at CNRS

René-Luc Bénichou

The French National Centre for Scientific Research offers more than 200 postdoctoral positions in all fields. Mobility is compulsory. Deadline for application: March 30, 2008.

Memory Lane!

E. Jardin & C. Schoch

Since August 2006, Virgile Javerliac has been working in Sunnyvale California in a French company that develops MRAM.


Evelyne Jardin

Dominique Blanchard went on a postdoc in a biotech company. In the course of seven years, he worked in three companies in the San Francisco Bay area.

In a competitive cluster

E. Jardin & C. Schoch

Rosalie Maurisse lived in San Francisco for three years. Frenetically.

Back to the company world

E. Jardin & C. Schoch

Cyril Berthet worked in an NIH lab near Washington for five years. In January 2007, he settled down in Dijon.

How to choose the right postdoc?

Christine Toutain, Stéphanie Kervestin, Cyril Berthet and Latif Rachdi.

Advice from Christine Toutain, Stéphanie Kervestin, Cyril Berthet and Latif Rachdi.

A few years later?

E. Jardin & C. Schoch

Why go abroad? What will a stay in the United States do for you? Should you return to France or not? For what kind of job? Eight biology PhDs, all members of Biodocs International, who left in the 2000 for the United States, tell their story.

Support for young researchers from the French Foundation for Medical Research (FRM)

Fabrice Martin, translation by Cynthia Schoch

The French Foundation for Medical Research (FRM) Biomedical Excellence program includes a whole array of financial aid mechanisms for young researchers.

The UBIFRANCE network of clubs and associations

Fabrice Martin, translation by Cynthia Schoch

Are you a foreigner who is studying or who has studied in France? If so, you might want to join the UBIFRANCE network of clubs and associations sponsored by the French Agency for International Business Development.

Postdoc Initiative

René-Luc Bénichou

The Postdoc Initiative programme helps French postdoctoral researchers abroad to come back home. Closing date: 16 April 2007.

Paris Nord Mobility Centre

Fabrice Martin

Foreign researchers, welcome to Northern Paris!

Guide To Postdoc Abroad

René-Luc Bénichou

The French Biologist Network publishes the first 'Guide To Postdoc Abroad In The Life Sciences' with the support of ABG.

CIUP's Reception Office of Foreign Researchers

Fabrice Martin

The 'Cité Internationale Universitaire de Paris' helps foreign researchers prepare their stay in Paris region.

Paris Pole Sud Mobility Centre

Fabrice Martin

Paris Pole Sud Mobility Centre supports the hosting of foreign researchers and their families in the South of Ile-de-France region.

Mobility Centre Alsace

René-Luc Bénichou

The Mobility Centre Alsace improves services for foreign visiting scientists in the region.
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