The FACC Foundation is inviting applications for Serge Bellanger Business Scholarship Programme. Scholarships are open to French students for pursuing an MBA in the US, and to American students who wish to pursue an MBA (a master or a specialized master in a business-related discipline in a ‘large school’ or ‘grand establishment) in France.
The French-American Chamber of Commerce (FACC) Foundation was launched to sponsor the training and education of the next generation of transatlantic business leaders.
The Foundation has become the most important private organization for promoting trade and investment between the United States and France.
A private, not-for-profit association, the FACC also enjoys a special relationship with French government agencies, including the French Embassy’s Mission Economic, Invest In France Agency and French domestic Chambers of Commerce.
Course Level: Scholarship is available for pursuing MBA programme.
Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the area of Business Administration.
List of Subjects: Business Administration
Scholarship Award: Scholarships will amount to $10,000 each and will be granted on merit.
Scholarship can be taken at: France (American students) and USA (French students)
Eligibility: To qualify for a French-American Chamber of Commerce Foundation Serge Bellanger Scholarship, applicants must either be:
-a French national who has been accepted to an MBA programme in the United States for the school year 2016-2017; or
-an American national who has been accepted (1) to an MBA programme in a French large school or grand establishment (2) or to a master’s degree or a master specialize programme in a business-related discipline in a French large school or grand establishment for the school year 2016-2017.
-Dual citizens are welcome to apply.
Nationality: French and American students can apply for this scholarship.
Supporting Material: To be considered for a Serge Bellanger Scholarship, all application materials must be mailed to the French-American Chamber of Commerce Foundation. A complete application includes:
-A completed Scholarship Application Form
-An official copy of applicants university transcript of all completed college-level coursework. Transcripts must document grades from the most recent semester completed at the time of application. Transcripts must be sent directly from schools to the French-American Chamber of Commerce (New York) Foundation
-A budget indicating costs and how applicants will finance their studies (budget form is provided with Scholarship Application Form)
-A personal essay that is typed, double spaced, and 2-4 pages in length outlining applicants personal motivations
-A CV or resume and any optional supplemental information
-2 reference letters (these should be written on letterhead, signed, and mailed directly to the French-American Chamber of Commerce)
How to Apply: Applications must be submitted by mail.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is April 15, 2016.