Opening of the Call for Applications for the 2024 Edition of the Community College in France Program

Opening of the Call for Applications for the 2024 Edition of the Community College in France Program

Are you a Community College student who is looking for a short study abroad experience in France ? Submit your application to participate in one of the Bootcamps taking place next summer !

Community College in France is a program of the French Embassy in the United States which gives Community College students the opportunity to participate in two-week Bootcamps in France. These intensive summer programs offer high-quality academics, multi-disciplinary and project-based learning, and an enriching and supportive personal experience abroad.   

Like the 2023 edition, the 2024 Bootcamps will focus on sustainability. Five programs will be offered: 


Tuition and program fees amount to $2,400 and include accommodation, meals, activities/visits, airport pick-up and drop-off, and local public transportation. The French Embassy offers $1,400 scholarships to help students in precarious financial situations. 

To apply, candidates should: 

  • Fill out the application form 
  • Send their most recent transcript  
  • Ask their advisor to certify your enrollment at your community college  


The deadline for applications is December 22nd! 

An information session will be organized on November 6th at 12pm ET to present the program in more detail and to answer questions. Please register here. 


The Community College in France program is also open to Community College administrators and faculty. By attending one of the Bootcamps they will: 

  • Get a better understanding of the French higher education system; 
  • Meet their French counterparts;  
  • Discuss opportunities for collaboration between the two institutions  

The program cost amounts to $1,000. 

Interested candidates should apply by December 22nd, using the online application form. 

An information session will be held on November 15th at 12pm ET. Please register here.