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Scholarships: Funding your program

Financial aid is available for GEM onsite programs. 

For financial assistance, check out the GEM Financial Advisor platform

Below is a list of scholarships offered by international organizations. Scholarships offered by the school are available for all onsite international programs except the 2nd and 3rd years of the BIB.

We advise students to research financial aid opportunities as early as possible. Please note that it is necessary to submit your application and secure a place on a program first, before applying for scholarships and visas. For further details contact: funding@grenoble-em.com

Institutional Scholarships

GEM Scholarship Application Form

  • • Bachelor in International Business Program: €1,000 reduction off tuition fees applied to Year 1. The discount does not apply to Year 2 and 3 of the BIB program.

    • All programs except MBA: €1,000

    • MBA: €2,000

    Applications must be submitted before February 1st 2020.

  • 5% discount for former students who have completed an on-site international academic program. Students must attend Grenoble or Paris campus to qualify.
  • Academic Excellence Scholarship (MAX. €2,000)
  • Cultural Diversity Scholarship
  • Cultural Diversity Scholarship
  • Be Your Own Boss Award (MAX. €2,000)

    Substantial GEM scholarship availiable for limited number of students, please contact us at funding@grenoble-em.com for further details

  • • GMAT/GRE Merit Scholarship (MAX. €3,000)
    • GMAT: overall score of 590 with at least 45 on quantitative section
    • GRE: 150 on quantitative section, 150 on verbal and 3.5 on analytical sections.

    No essay required. Upload your test scores.

  • ​• GMAT Merit Scholarship
    ​• MBA Emerging Economies
    ​• BRIC Engineer Scholarship
    ​• MBA Outstanding Professional Woman
    ​• MBA Cultural Diversity Scholarship
    ​• MBA Outstanding Academic Excellence

    Scholarships only apply to students at the Grenoble and Paris campus.
    Please contact the offsite campus directly to enquire about any scholarships they may be able to offer you.

    Please contact funding@grenoble-em.com for further details.

External Funding

Students of all Nationalities

  • Contact the Campus France agency in your country, they can provide information about scholarships available to international students coming to study in France. Campus France can also offer assistance regarding the visa procedure etc.Please check the Campus France Grant search engine to see what is available for your country. Contact the French Embassy and Department of Higher Education in your country to enquire about any possible scholarship or merit awards.
  • 2020 Eiffel Scholarship applications are now open. Students enrolling in the September 2020 intake Grenoble and Paris campus are eligible to apply. Applications must be submitted to GEM by 1st December 2019.

    For further details please consult: Eiffel Scholarship

  • BIB Year 1 students are eligible to apply for “Excellence-Major” scholarships. Based on academic excellence, these awards are for foreign Baccalaureate holders, coming from a  network of French high schools around the world, with the aim to pursue high-level studies in France.
  • Educations.com is offering a postgraduate scholarship of up to 5000€ to help cover your tuition fees.
  • Prodigy Finance Loans: Students must attend Grenoble or Paris campus to qualify.

    Questions? Consult our FAQ

  • Aga-Khan Foundation Services - Students from the following countries are eligible: Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Syria, Egypt, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Madagascar and Mozambique.

Scholarships by Nationality

  • CROUS: Bachelor in International Business (BIB) and Master in International Business (MIB) students

  • CanLearn

    Quebec students contact here

  • COLFUTURO:

    • €5,000 grant for COLFUTURO beneficiaries admitted to MBA program
    • Two scholarships of 50% of the cost of tuition fees for students admitted to other GEM master programs.
    • Students must attend Grenoble or Paris campus to qualify.

    ICETEX

  • CONACYT 

    FUNED

    GEM/FUNED Joint Scholarships for MBA, MSc Finance and MIB students. Students must attend Grenoble or Paris campus to qualify. Please contact funding@grenoble-em.com for further details.

  • Norwegian State student loan: MIB and BIB student are eligible for Lånekassen aid.

Bank loans

It is extremely difficult for an international student to obtain a student loan in France. In addition to other prerequisites, loan candidates must present a co-guarantor who resides in France. Therefore, we advise international students planning to arrange for a French student loan to make alternative plans for paying tuition before enrolling.