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Procope mobility grant for France (deadline: 10 Mar 2024)

The Department of Science and Technology at the French ambassy in Berlin supports German-French cooperations in research and innovation. Doctoral students and postdocs currently working at a German university or research institution are welcome to apply for a mobility grant to spend three months working at a French institution.

The stay must begin between 1 May and 31 December 2024.

Applicants must be:

  • a doctoral candidate, postdoctoral researcher or early career researcher (seven years after the defence of the dissertation)
  • affiliated with a German university or research institution.


The recipients of the programme receive monthly 1600,-€ (doctoral candidates) or 2100,-€ (early career researchers). As part of the “Ambassade verte” programme, scholarship holders who use environmentally friendly means of transport for their trip to France are entitled to 250,-€ to cover travel costs.

Applications must be sent to by 10 March 2024.

For further information (in German or French) see this Website