This section contains current calls for proposals, career opportunities, and information on French higher education programs (new degrees). You can also find more career opportunities on the European Euraxess Jobs platform, in our Mobility section, and browse European Funding Opportunities.
You can also download our USA-France Exchange Programs booklet for a list of recurring calls for proposals.
France-Stanford: 2017-2018 Call for ProposalsThe France-Stanford Center for Interdisciplinary Studies, founded in partnership with the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs, aims to bridge the disciplines of the Humanities, Social Sciences, Sciences, Engineering, Business and Law, addressing historical and contemporary issues of significance (...) Smart Loire Valley Program: Call for Projects 2017LE STUDIUM Institute for Advanced Studies is opening the call for applications of the Smart Loire Valley Programme. Experienced international researchers are eligible to submit an application after having negotiated their acceptance to a host laboratory and/or host (...) Chateaubriand Fellowship: Call for Applications 2017-2018Le programme de bourses scientifiques Chateaubriand, mis en place par le Service pour la Science et la Technologie de l’Ambassade de France à Washington, a pour but d’initier ou de renforcer des collaborations ou des projets conjoints en y intégrant un échange au niveau (...) FACCTS: 2017 Call for proposalsThe France And Chicago Collaborating in The Sciences (FACCTS) program is designed to enhance science at the University of Chicago by encouraging closer relations between researchers in Physics Sciences Department (PSD) and Biology Sciences Department (BSD) and high-level research teams and (...) IMéRA calls for applications 2017-2018IMéRA is an Institute for Advanced Study of the Aix-Marseille University, a unique research center where both emerging and top-level scientists can take advantage of residence schemes to carry out innovative research projects. IMéRA receives researchers and artists under residence schemes of 3 to (...) ENS Department of Physics - Junior Research Chairs Call 2016The Department of Physics at ENS Paris invites applications for four JRC (Junior Research Chairs) at postdoctoral level. Appointments will be for two years with a possible one year extension. The Department aims at recruiting outstanding candidates with international experience. Research (...) Call for application: Inria International ChairsInria is hiring experienced researchers for long visits (12 months along five years), giving them the opportunity to develop or strengthen collaborations in their expertise fields/areas with Inria project-teams. French American Doctoral Exchange Program (FADEx) : Epigenetics Metabolism & NutritionFor the next edition of FADEx, the OST will partner with Inserm, the French National Institute of Health and Medical Research, to organize a seminar on Epigenetics Metabolism & Nutrition for French and US Ph.D. students. The seminar will be followed by 3 days of visits to state-of-the-art (...) Genopole Young Biotech AwardGenopole, France’s leading biopark, is organizing the sixth edition of its competition for biotech start-ups in the environmental, food & agriculture and/or industrial sectors (excluding the medical sector). This year, the competition is open to international projects and (...) ERA-CAPS transnational joint call for proposals on "Europe-USA Call strengthening transnational research in the Molecular Plant Sciences"Applications in all areas of molecular plant science are welcomed where the research answers fundamental biological questions of relevance to the development of the European and Global Research Area in molecular plant science.