…Selected Programmes, Eligibility, Grants
The Embassy of France in Nigeria Scholarship is offering fully funded scholarships to the African country’s students to pursue a master’s degree.
Interested persons of Nigerian extraction can pursue studies related to Environment and Risk Management.
This is a rare opportunity that provides support for transportation, a monthly allowance, housing guidance, healthcare coverage, visa fees, and national tuition fees among others.
The Embassy of France is accepting applications from interested Nigerians who want to further their Masters in eligible programmes in the European nation.
It is also observed that a Higher National Diploma (HND) is acceptable for the programs.
The Embassy scholarship Applications opened on Monday, November 6, and will close on Friday, December 15, 2023.
A statement sighted on the website of CampusFrance Nigeria, an organization in charge of promoting French higher education, partly reads:
“Following the great success of the first edition launched in March 2023, the Embassy of France in Nigeria is renewing its scholarship programme to finance a Master’s degree in French public high education establishment for the academic year 2024/2025.
“Five grants will be awarded to the laureates wanting to pursue studies related to Environment and Risk Management. “The deadline to submit your application is set on December 15th, 2023.
“This program is funded by the French Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs, in collaboration with the French Ministry for Higher Education and Research, and implemented by the French Embassy and Campus France Nigeria.”
Eligibility criteria: You must have Nigerian nationality and reside in Nigeria Hold a Bachelor’s degree or Higher National Diploma (Environment, Risk Management) Have completed the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Under 35 years of age
Must be fully committed to taking up a course of study in France for the academic year from September/October 2024/2025 French proficiency is not a requirement for application if the program is held in English First Class or Second Class Upper applications will be given priority consideration What will be catered for?
The scholarship for Healthcare coverage throughout the training Visa fees National tuition fees in a public university Transportation, a monthly allowance Guidance to find affordable student housing.
To apply, you can access the platform here: https://pastel.diplomatie.gouv.fr/etudesenfrance/dyn/public/authentification/login.html.
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