Call for doctoral and postdoctoral scholarships from the French Embassy in Spain

Jan 23, 2024

The French Embassy in Spain finances 16 doctoral and postdoctoral scholarships lasting two weeks or one month: 2 scholarships of €852 for a stay of 15 days and 14 scholarships of €1,704 for a stay of one month.

These scholarships serve exclusively to finance mobility to France for doctoral or postdoctoral students, enrolled in a Spanish higher education or research centre (and not enrolled in France), within the framework of a research stay.


Eligibility Criteria:

  • Posses Spanish citizenship.

  • Be a PhD student or have defended the thesis during the last 5 years.

  • Have an invitation from the French hosting organization.

  • Not have received another scholarship (Erasmus/French Government, etc.) for the requested period of stay.

  • Eligible research fields:

    • Environmental sciences

    • Ecological transition and energy transition

    • Sciences of the Universe

    • Artificial Intelligence; quantum technologies

    • Health

    • Humanities and Social Sciences

    • French philology, French and Francophone cultures


If you are interested, you can find the complete information in the terms of the call. Keep in mind that the application form and required documents must be sent to the French Embassy in Spain before January 31, 2024.