Eligibility criteria



This award is directed to the next generation of Filipino leaders with strong academic, leadership and professional abilities, and who wish to study in France for a Master’s degree.

Applicants must be:

  1. Filipino citizens who are residing in the Philippines at the time of application
  2. Graduates or graduating students of a Philippine higher education institution
    • For applicants to Master's degree programs: final-year students or graduates of a Bachelor-level degree
      • Applicants who are currently college or university seniors must have graduated before September 2022

Important note on previous scholarship awardees:

Students who, at the time of application to the PhilFrance Scholarships, have already been awarded a French government scholarship (bourse du gouvernement français - BGF) under another type of program, are ineligible, even if the previous scholarship only covered health insurance.