Launch of the call for applications - REFEB

appel d'offre REFEB

The call for applications for the 2020 edition of the REFEB programme has been launched. The French Embassy in Brazil created the REFEB programme in 2001 to enable young Brazilian researchers to pursue their studies in the Human and Social Sciences through a research field in Brazil, starting with Master 2. This is a grant of 900 euros/month for stays of 3 to 6 months.

Launch of the REFEB 2020 call for applications

Applicants must be under 35 years of age at the closing date for applications, be of French or European nationality and engaged in social science research in France as part of a Master's degree, a doctorate or, alternatively, a post-doctorate.

To apply, download the attached application form and follow the instructions.
Attention: Deadline for applications: Friday 8 November 2019

Your contacts in Brazil

A REFEB project manager is your correspondent at the French Embassy in Brazil, in Brasilia.

Young Brazilianists will be invited to present themselves at the Service de Coopération et Action Culturelle (SCAC) of the French Embassy in Brazil or in one of the SCAC branches located in Rio de Janeiro, Belo Horizonte, São Paulo and Recife.

The calendar is organized as follows:
- September 2019: launch of the call for applications
- 8 November 2019: closing of the call for applications
- mid-December: announcement of the results.


Contact information

REFEB - SCAC French Embassy in Brazil

SES Av. das Nações / Lote 04 - Quadra 801

CEP: 70,404 - 900 Brasilia - DF

Tel: 00 55 61 61 32 32 22 38 85



Elodie Magaud - Latin America Cooperation Officer / Coordinator for Latin America

Direction des Relations Internationales / International Relations Office Aix-Marseille Université -

SCHUMAN - 29 avenue R. Schuman - Bât. Porte - 13621 Aix-en-Provence

Tel: +33(0)4 13 55 30 64 Email:

Call for applications
Human and Social Sciences