French Embassy Masters and PhD Scholarships for Tanzanian Students 2017/2018

The Embassy of France to Tanzania is offering 2 years scholarships for students applying for a Master degree in France as well as PhD scholarships for 3 months year on a 3 consecutive year period.

Scholarship Benefits: 

The scholarship includes :

  • International airfare between Tanzania and France, and travel costs in France
  • Registration and tuition fees
  • An allowance per month (rent not included)
  • Social welfare, and repatriation insurance
  • Support to pay for accommodation


  • The candidate must be, on January, 1st 2017, less than 35 years old
  • All applicants must have a clear professional project in Tanzania.
  • The academic project of the candidate for his/her studies in France has to be clear, well-documented and relevant to his/her academic and professional background. All the master / PhD programmes available in France are published on the website of Campus France (link below)

How To Apply:  

  • The completed application form
  • – CV – Reference letters
  • – scan of the degree certificates specifying grades
  • – scan of the passport or of a travel document – an electronic version of an ID picture
  • – Copy of written exchanges with universities (proof of admission)
  • – For degrees taught in French: certification justifying at least a B2 level in French
  • – For PhD candidates one page on their subject of study and the thesis project accepted and signed by thesis director.

Deadline: 28th May 2017.

For more information, visit the official site.