FSMP Math in Paris Master Fellowships

Deadline: 26 January 2018
Open to: international applicants
Fellowship: 600/month + a flat-rate supplement of EUR 500 for housing assistance only on presentation of proof

Description

The Science Mathematics Foundation of Paris is delighted to offer Math in Paris Fellowships to pursue master degree programme. The fellowship is available to foreign nationals.

The selected prize winners thus integrate the masters of mathematical sciences or theoretical computer science of the universities of the network of the FSMP. They benefit from a range of teaching methods unique in the world, based on all the skills of the Paris research laboratories in mathematical sciences.

The Paris Mathematical Sciences Foundation (FSMP) is a thematic network for advanced research in mathematics and theoretical computer science in Paris, founded by the CNRS, the ENS, the Pierre and Marie Curie University, the University Paris-Diderot and 4 Chairs of Mathematics of the Collège de France. The partners are Inria, the universities Paris-Dauphine, Paris-Descartes, Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, Paris-Nord, and IdEx PSL (teams of the Ecole des Mines, Observatoire de Paris and EHESS).

Eligibility

The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

This scholarship is open to people wishing to carry out the 1st year and/or 2nd year Master’s degree

Only candidates eligible for student social security are eligible for the program because of the age limit imposed.
For example, in the case of current calls for tenders (beginning of the academic year 2018-2019), only candidates born after September 1, 1991 are eligible to receive an M2 grant ( or 1 September 1992 for a two-year scholarship: M1 + M2).

Fellowship

The winners will receive a scholarship in the amount of EUR 1100 / month maximum: EUR 600 / month + a flat-rate supplement of EUR 500 for housing assistance only on presentation of proof).

The Science Mathematics Foundation of Paris also pays their social security cover to the student scheme and their university registration fees.
For students of foreign nationality, the Foundation reserves a room at the CROUS de Paris and reimburses them the price of a return ticket per year from their country of origin to Paris (on the basis of an economic rate only)

How to Apply?

The mode of application is online.

Documents to be attached to the application

  • Curriculum vitae;
  • Cover letter;
  • Certificates and diplomas Bachelor / Master;
  • Letter (s) of recommendation (s).

For more information please visit the official website.