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2012-02-20 09:51:58
The Emile-Boutmy scholarship
Sciences Po created the Emile Boutmy scholarship after the founder of Sciences Po (1871) in order to attract the very best international students from outside of the European Union. The Emile Boutmy Scholarship is awarded to top students whose profiles match the admissions priorities of Sciences Po and individual course requirements.

Eligibility requirements

Eligible students are those from a non-European Union state, whose household does not file taxes within the European Union, and who have been admitted to the Undergraduate or Master's programme.

Students who are not eligible are:

  • Swiss and Norwegian applicants, since they may be entitled to CROUS scholarships
  • Candidates who have dual citizenship, including from a European Union state
  • Candidates from Quebec (since they may take advantage of sliding scale fees same as European applicants)
  • Dual-degree candidates
  • Third-year Ph.D. programme students (thesis)
  • MPA candidates, since they may apply for the MPA scholarship

The Emile Boutmy scholarship may not be supplemented with the Eiffel scholarship.

This scholarship is awarded based on factors of excellence and according to the type of profile sought for this programme. Social criteria are also taken into account.

This scholarship is not automatically awarded. A request for it must be made in the section designated for the purpose on the application form.

Undergraduate programme

1. A tuition grant of 7,300€ per year for the three years of the undergraduate programme, in addition to a grant to cover part of the cost of living of €5000 per year.

2. A tuition grant of 7,300€ per year for the three years of the undergraduate programme.

3. A grant of €5,000 per year to cover tuition fees for the three years of the undergraduate programme.

4. A grant of €3,000 per year to cover tuition fees for the three years of the undergraduate programme.

On an exceptional basis, a scholarship of 19,000€ may be granted to cover the three years of College.

If the scholarship recipients' academic results are not within the upper half of their year group at the end of the second semester of the first year,  they will forfeit their right to the scholarship for the second year.

Masters level

1. A grant of 10,000€ per year to cover tuition fees for the two years of the Masters, in addition to a grant to cover part of the cost of living of €6,000 per year.

2. A grant of €10,000 per year to cover tuition fees for the two years of the Masters.

3. A grant of €5,000 to cover tuition fees for the two years of the Masters.

Deadlines

For the academic year 2012-2013, undergraduate applicants for the Emily Boutmy schlolarship must submit their application by May 2, 2012 at the very latest. Graduate applicants must submit their application by March 13rd, 2012. Applications received after these dates will not be processed.

For more information please visit the university's website.

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