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Undergraduate Internships in France

The France-Stanford Center for Interdisciplinary Studies sponsors undergraduate internships with leading French-based institutions through the Global Studies Internship Program.

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Summer 2024 positions are now closed

Funding and format

  • Internship format: in-person (pending Stanford, host country, and host organization travel policies).
  • Eligibility: Stanford Undergraduate students. The applicant cannot have his/her/their undergraduate degree conferred before the completion of this internship. Seniors who will be returning to co-term for fall of next year are eligible to apply.
  • Budget: Internships will be funded up to $7,500 (USD).
  • Duration: 6 to 8 weeks.
  • Expenses: The grant may be used for travel, lodging, and living costs. The grant may not be used for purchasing equipment, supplies or software, tuition fees, conference registration fees, salary payments nor publishing fees.

How to apply

All applications must be submitted using Slideroom. The following documents must be included in the application (PDF format):

  • Letter to the France-Stanford Center Director (personal statement)
  • Recommendation letter
  • Letter from official sponsor
  • Applicant’s resume
  • Unofficial academic transcript
  • Budget

View full program details and application process

Selection process

  • Applications will be reviewed by the France-Stanford Center's Executive Committee and the host institution.
  • Selection decisions will be announced around mid to late March.

Peer advisors

Our peer advisors can answer questions about internship opportunities offered by the center and the application process. 



Please contact Isabelle Collignon, francestanford [at] (francestanford[at]stanford[dot]edu)