Lebesgue Master Scholarships for Mathematicians, France

Deadline: 31 March 2014
Open to: international Bachelor graduates in Mathematics or related field
Scholarship: 10,000 euros per year

Description

The Lebesgue Center of Mathematics is offering master scholarships for international students in mathematics in Rennes or Nantes. The stipend is 10,000 euros per year. A student applying for the first year of a master (M1) will be allowed to apply for another scholarship for the second year (M2). Foreign students will have assistance to get housing. The Lebesgue Center also provides French courses for foreign students.

After receiving a Lebesgue Master 2 scholarship, the students are entitled to a PhD grant subject to the approval of their motivation, and provided that they obtain an overall grade of at least 14/20 at the end of the Master 2 programme.

Eligibility

The M1 scholarships are open to all students who have completed a bachelor’s degree in mathematics (or related) at the end of the academic year 2013-2014 and have not started a master in mathematics. The M2 scholarships are open to all students who have completed the first year of a master in mathematics (or related) at the end of the academic year 2013-14.

Scholarship

The stipend is 10,000 euros per year. The scholarship cannot be combined with any other regular remuneration.

Application

The selection will be carried out by the Lebesgue Scientific Committee and the heads of the Master programs in Rennes and Nantes. The selection process will be based on the academic quality of the transcript and recommendation letters. The application deadline is March 31, 2014. Applicants will be informed about the outcome of the selection process in the middle of April 2014.

More information (in French) about the programmes and the application procedure at University of Rennes is available HERE.

Find out more details about the Master 1 and Master 2 programme at University of Nantes.

Read the official call.