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Franco Indian Education Trust invites applications for the Amba Dalmia Scholarships for Women

The trust will offer a monthly stipend and fee waiver to Indian women who want to study in France in the fields of Arts, Sports, Dance, Music, and Gastronomy.
BY BrainGain Magazine Staff Writer |   20-05-2019

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Are you a young Indian woman thinking of higher education in France? The Franco Indian Education Trust has announced a brand-new scholarship for Indian women applicants who are keen to study music, theatre, sports, gastronomy, arts, cinema, ballet, opera, philosophy, painting or photography in France. The Amba Dalmia Scholarships, now in their second year, will include the following:

The scholarship awardees will be provided with:

  • A monthly stipend to cover living costs in France
  • Visa and Campus France fee waiver

The scholarship will be given for a maximum of a year, or the duration of the project in France, and is non-renewable.

Applications must be made online at along with the following documents:

  • Proof of educational qualifications (scanned copies, attested by a gazette officer)– High school and university marksheet and passing certificate/degree
  • Evidence that you have been accepted unconditionally for the course, project or that progress towards acceptance has been made
  • No objection certificate from the Indian institution (if you are a student)
  • Letter(s) of recommendation
  • Statement of Purpose stating clearly in detail what you want to do in the France or project you plan to undertake and how you plan to put this to use on returning to India.
  • Knowledge of French is an added advantage, but not mandatory
  • Portfolio submission where appropriate in either CD/DVD or hard copy format

Thedeadline for applications is Friday, 31st May 2019

For more information or queries, write to

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