New French Cultural Funding Opportunities

1)      TAPIF-Teaching Assistant Program in France

The Teaching Assistant Program in France offers you the opportunity to work in France for 7 months, teaching English to French students of all ages. Each year, over 1,100 American citizens and permanent residents teach in public schools across all regions of metropolitan France and in the overseas departments of French such as French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Martinique and Réunion.

The application for the 2018-2019 school year will be available from October 5th at

Information about the program: 

Deadline: January 15, 2018.

Contact: Natalie Cox,


2)      France on Campus Award

The Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the United States, in partnership with GoFundMe, with support from NAFSA and the APLU (Association of Public and Land-grant Universities), has launched the third edition of the France on Campus Award under the patronage of film director Wes Anderson, to discover, celebrate and support initiatives that explore France in new and creative ways. 

This Award is intended to help student organizations eager to launch or continue a major France-related project on campus by providing a unique package of funding, mentorship and networking. With this support, awardees will be expected to expose new audiences to France and French culture on their campus and beyond. Please note that the call is not limited to student organizations with strong ties to France.

Deadline: November 1st, 2017.

Information about the program: