The French Embassy scholarship program is directed to Thai people under the age of 35 who intend to study in French universities or Higher Education Institutions, at Master degree or PhD level. After receipt of the complete files, applicants will be shortlisted on the basis of their files. Candidates whose applications have been preselected will be interviewed by the selection committee. The final selection is made by the French Embassy in compliance with visa eligibility requirements and foreigners’ terms of stay in France. In order to identify grant recipients, the selection committee will consider: -The candidate’ skills and merit as borne out by his/her academic record and professional background; – The quality of his/her studies project. Contacts with the master degree or thesis supervisors and progress of the project submitted will also be taken into account. – For PhDs applicants, the selection committee will favour PhDs under joint supervision and commitment of Thai and French supervisors will be decisive; -The strong and firm interest of the candidate in pursuing studies in regard of his/her previous studies and professional project; -The level of proficiency in foreign languages (French or English) and its adequacy with the suggested curriculum; -The cost-sharing nature of the proposed studies.