The Chateaubriand Fellowship – STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) – is a grant offered by the Office for Science and Technology of the Embassy of France in the United States.This program has two main goals: 1.To allow American students to benefit from an experience in one of the best laboratories in France 2.To develop scientific cooperation between France and the United States.
Candidates must be currently working on their Ph.D. Candidates must receive their Ph.D. from an American university. Candidates must obtain a Letter of invitation from a French Professor with description of existing or planed collaboration between the home and host laboratories, and agreement to cosupervise part of the thesis. Candidates must obtain a letter of agreement of the American Professor agreeing that part of the thesis to be cosupervised by a French colleague. Candidates must provide at least one reference. The internship in France must start between September 1st, 2012 and April 1st, 2013