Purpose

To encourage exceptional American students to pursue their graduate education at Sciences Po, an international research university which specializes in the social sciences and offers multidisciplinary programs taught in English and French.

More information on the Michel David Weill Scholarship.

Award

One scholarship annually to support tuition and living expenses for a two-year MA program at Sciences Po.

Eligibility

Seniors, U.S. citizens, 3.7+ GPA, accepted to eligible Sciences Po graduate Program. Open fields of study. Includes professional degree programs as well.

Deadlines

Mid-October: Internal nomination application deadline. Email the following materials to fellowships@middlebury.edu by October 15 (noon):

  • Completed candidate information sheet
  • Abbreviated draft personal statement, including program selection and rationale (approx. 500 words)
  • Transcript (advising format)
  • Resume

November 30: Final submission deadline. Application to a graduate program must be made by this date, including a TCF or DALF French language test score for those wishing to pursue a bilingual track or French track at Sciences Po. No French language score is required for English track programs.

Application Process

Candidates apply for the institutional nomination in October. Middlebury can nominate one senior. The selected candidate will submit the scholarship and graduate application by the final November deadline. Finalists will be interviewed in New York in February/March.

Contact

Lisa Gates, Associate Dean for Fellowships and Research
Davis Family Library 225G
lgates@middlebury.edu
(802) 443-3183

Center for Teaching, Learning, and Research
Davis Family Library, Suite 225
Middlebury, VT 05753

ctlr@middlebury.edu
(802) 443-3131