2007 Youth Grants to France/Rencontres Internationales de Jeunes.

The Cultural Services of the French Consulate in Chicago is offering 5 cultural, linguistic and sport grants to France to young French-speaking Americans Duration: 9 to 15 days. Eligibility Age : 18 to 25 years old living or studing in the Midwest. Good knowledge of the French language. Applicant must be interested in French Culture, life and language. Grant All expenses (accomodation, meals, activities) are paid for by theFrench Government. However, the candidates have to pay their round trip to the meeting point in France.

The 5 available grants are:
- Cannes International Film Festival, Dates: May 18-27, 2007; Deadline: February 15th, 2007

- La Rochelle Music Festival FRANCOFOLIES, Dates: July 10-18, 2007; Deadline: March 30th, 2007

- Avignon International Theater Festival, Dates: TBA (July 2007); Deadline: March 30th, 2007

- Discover Paris by Bike, Rollerblades and Scooter; Dates: August 13-20, 2007; Deadline: March 30th, 2007

- Aurillac International Street Theater Festival, Dates: August 10-20, 2007;
Deadline: March 30th, 2007

For information and application, please contact the French Cultural Services at

Last modified on 05/03/2007

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