Louisiana university students who are Francophones and 18-25 years old
Scholarship offered by the French Consulate in New Orleans and the French American Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Festival
Airfare and stay in France (Martinique) covered with scholarship (housing, activities, etc.)
The winner of this scholarship will be a part of a fantastic week at UCPA in Martinique along with other youth and have the amazing opportunity to practice various mountain and water sports activities of his/her choice adapted to his/her level. The winner will also have the possibility to choose the week of stay which could be as early as April 2017, or a week between October 2017 and April 2018.
All candidates must be present for an interview at the Consulate General of France (1340 Poydras Street, Suite 1710, New Orleans, LA 70112) on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 (2-4 pm). The candidates must be prepared to:
give a 5-10 minute oral presentation in French on the theme of the Caribbean-Louisiana connection.
have a 5-10 minute discussion about la francophonie and creole culture in general with the jury.