Grant Applications

Application period opens September 1, 2018.


  • Currently enrolled as an undergraduate at a U.S. accredited college or university
  • Minimum 3.25 GPA
  • Studying abroad in a program lasting at least 4 weeks (28 days) in France or Senegal
  • Demonstrated interest in the French language, culture, and the immersion process


  • March 1: Fall and academic year studies 
  • October 1: Spring studies 
  • February 1: Summer studies 


Submit the following to

  • Application form
  • Unofficial transcript
  • Financial aid form (to be completed by your home institution's financial aid office)
  • Recommendation letter from a professor or advisor

Applicants must ensure that the VIA Paris/APA Foundation receives all application components by the corresponding deadlines to be considered eligible.