Ampère Excellence Scholarships

Location: France

Deadline: January 16, 2022

The Ampère Scholarships of Excellence provide excellent international students with the opportunity to pursue one of the eligible Master’s programs offered at ENS de Lyon.

The École normale supérieure de Lyon (also known as ENS Lyon, ENSL or Normale Sup’ Lyon) is considered as one of the three most prestigious and best French universities along with the École Normale Supérieure located in Paris and the École Polytechnique, and is in the top 200 of the world.

Scholarships can be obtained to study in the following areas:

  • exact sciences
  • arts
  • human and social sciences


The scholarship is €1,000 per month for 1 year. Moreover, It is renewable in the 2nd year. The head of the Master’s program selects the candidate and validates the Master’s Year 1.

Candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • candidate must be a foreign national and born after 1 January 1996 (26 years maximum)
  • candidate for admission in Masters Year 1: provide proof that you have obtained a Licence (equivalent to 180 ECTS European credits) or an equivalent diploma/level
  • candidate for admission in Masters Year 2: provide proof that you have successfully reached Masters Year 1 level (equivalent to 240 ECTS European credits) or have attained an equivalent diploma/level

Application Process:

To apply, you must complete and submit the online application form and upload supporting documents by 16 January 2022.

Please note: This call for application is for 2022-2023. The call for application 2021-2022 is closed.

For more details, please visit the official website.