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Aug 17
Film
La La Land Outdoor Screening 550 S Flower St, Los Angeles, CA 90071
Aug17
Oct4
Performance
Boeing Boeing Cumberland County Playhouse 21 Tennessee Ave, Crossville, TN 38555
Aug 18
Film
Playtime Aero Theatre 1328 Montana Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90403

Grants & Programs

Study Abroad Scholarships
Transatlantic Mobility Program

In May 2014 the U.S. Department of State and the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs stated their support towards Franco-American student mobility through a joint declaration which led to the Transatlantic Friendship & Mobility Initiative. This joint declaration aims to strengthen the historic ties between the United States and France by diversifying and doubling the number of students from France and the United States studying abroad in both countries by 2025. Together with APLU and NAFSA, the Cultural Services and the Office for Science and Technology of the Embassy of France in the U.S. launch the Transatlantic Mobility Program with the aim to provide grants to colleges and universities which prioritize student mobility. Read more about Transatlantic Mobility Program

APRIL 5, 2018
Chateaubriand HSS Fellowship Program

Chateaubriand Humanities & Social Sciences (HSS) is a fellowship program offered by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the US. It targets outstanding Ph.D. students from American universities who seek to engage in research in France, in any discipline of the Humanities and Social Sciences for a period ranging 4 to 8 months. HSS Chateaubriand fellows are selected through a merit-based competition, through a binational collaborative process involving expert evaluators from both countries. Read more about Chateaubriand HSS Fellowship Program

OCTOBER 4, 2017
The French Embassy Benjamin Franklin - Generation Study Abroad Scholarship

The French Embassy Benjamin Franklin - Generation Study Abroad Scholarship is part of IIE’s Generation Study Abroad and aims to facilitate the participation of more U.S. students in an academic, internship, or service-learning experience abroad. Read more about The French Embassy Benjamin Franklin - Generation Study Abroad Scholarship

OCTOBER 3, 2017
Community College Abroad in France

The Cultural and Scientific Services of the French Embassy are pleased to announce the launch of a two-part program entitled “Community College Abroad in France”, in partnership with Community Colleges for International Development and the n+i network (50 top engineering schools network in France). The Community College Abroad in France program includes two components: a 10-day, non-degree-granting summer bootcamp in June 2018, and a four-year degree-granting program starting Summer 2018. Read more about Community College Abroad in France

SEPTEMBER 25, 2017
Research Grants
Thomas Jefferson Fund

Created by the Embassy of France in the United States and the FACE Foundation, the Thomas Jefferson Fund supports collaboration among the most promising young French and American researchers. The Thomas Jefferson Fund aims to foster forward-looking collaborative research in the fields of Humanities and Social Sciences, of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics and of Science for Society that addresses the most pressing global challenges. Read more about Thomas Jefferson Fund

OCTOBER 3, 2017
Franco US Research Funds

The French ministry of Foreign Affairs has created endowments with several prestigious universities in the United States (UC Berkeley, Stanford University, The University of Chicago, MIT, Columbia University, UT Austin) to support research and academic collaborations between these universities and French institutions of Higher education and Research. Read more about Franco US Research Funds

SEPTEMBER 25, 2017
France On Campus
Centers of Excellence

The Centers of Excellence represent a support network for the Embassy of France, our closest partners enabling us to share experience, reflect upon the influence of French on US campuses and develop transatlantic relationship between universities. Read more about Centers of Excellence

OCTOBER 3, 2017
Lafayette Debates

In 2013, the Embassy of France in the U.S. and the George Washington University first partnered to organize what would become The Lafayette Debates, a debate tournament that would invite students from top universities across the country to engage in discussions of policy and practice regarding important issues of the day. Read more about Lafayette Debates

OCTOBER 2, 2017
France on Campus Award

The Cultural Services of the French Embassy, in partnership with GoFundMe, with support from the Association of International Educators (NAFSA), and the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU), has launched the third edition of the France on Campus Award celebrate and support initiatives that explore France in new and creative ways.  Read more about France on Campus Award

SEPTEMBER 25, 2017