Scholarships

THE SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION PERIOD FOR 2016 HAS CLOSED!

REQUIREMENTS:

Undergraduate Bachelor:

  • All applicants to our scholarships at this level need to be high school graduates over 18 years of age. 
  • Non-native English speakers need to provide an IELTS score of 6.0 or above, or a TOEFL score of 79 or above.
  • For scholarships covering the entire 3 years, applicants need to be a high school graduate in the recent 2 years without any further higher education. 

Postgraduate Master/MBA:

  • All applicants to our scholarships at this level need to be bachelor graduates, preference will be given to candidates with background in Business Administration, Marketing, Media & Communication and Fashion Design related fields.
  • At least 3 years of relevant working experience.
  • Non-native English speakers need to provide an IELTS score of 7.0 or above, or a TOEFL score of 96 or above.

MORE INFORMATION:

  • A full scholarship represents the total tuition fees.
  • A half-scholarship represents half of the tuition fees.
  • A ‘super scholarship’ of 5000€ in cash will be awarded to the scholarship recipient seen as the most talented and promising.
  • All scholarships are open to both domestic and international students.
  • You can apply for a scholarship from December 1st 2015 to March 31st 2016.
  • You just need to send the documents specified below to scholarship@ifaparis.com
  • The administrative fee is 50€ per application, to be paid via PayPal or credit card. You can find the payment link at the bottom of this page.
  • For each program, the five best applicants will be selected and interviewed.
  • Scholarship winners will be announced on May 1st 2016.

KEY DATES:

  • December 1st 2015: Opening of the scholarship applications.
  • March 31st 2016: Application deadline.
  • April 18th 2016: Selection of the successful candidates.
  • May 1st 2016: Scholarship winners announced.

Please find the number of scholarships per program, as well as required documents in the table below:

Two full scholarships are available for this program. The candidate must provide the 5 following documents:

1. CV

2. Diplomas or certificate of registration from the high school.

3. Grades sheet

4. Cover letter

5. A portfolio (research notebook with visuals, drawings, sketches, samples) and 3 to 5 silhouettes on the theme «Monumenta».

One full scholarship is available for this program. The candidate must provide the 5 following documents:

1. CV

2. Diplomas or certificate of registration from the high school.

3. Grades sheet

4. Cover letter

5. An essay on the theme: Revival of Adidas’ own Stan Smith shoes: come back of an icon or proof of an endemic lack of inspiration?

One full scholarship and two half-scholarships are available for this program. The candidate must provide the 8 following documents:

1. CV

2. Diplomas (minimum Bachelor)

3. Grades sheet

4. Cover letter

5. 2 letters of recommendation

6. 1 portfolio of the previous fashion works

7. 1 complete portfolio (research notebook, mood board, 10 silhouettes, and corresponding technical drawings) on the theme: « Future starts Slow »

8. An essay on the theme: « Is slow fashion the future of fashion? »

One full scholarship is available for this program. The candidate must provide the 7 following documents:

1. CV

2. Diplomas (minimum Bachelor)

3. Grades sheet

4. Cover letter

5. 2 letters of recommendation

6. 1 portfolio (brief + visuals) on the theme « Imagine a communication campaign for the emerging fashion brand « Garments ».

7. An essay on the theme: « Analyze and comment this quotation of Alber Elbaz: Then we became creative directors, so we have to create, but mostly direct. And now we have to become image-makers, making sure it looks good in the pictures. The screen has to scream baby — that’s the rule »

One full scholarship is available for this program. The candidate must provide the 6 following documents:

1. CV

2. Diplomas (minimum Bachelor)

3. Grades sheet

4. Cover letter

5. 2 letters of recommendation

6. An essay on the theme: Revival of Adidas’ own Stan Smith shoes: come back of an icon or proof of an endemic lack of inspiration?

One full scholarship is available for this program. The candidate must provide the 6 following documents:

1. CV

2. Diplomas (minimum Bachelor)

3. Grades sheet

4. Cover letter

5. 2 letters of recommendation

6. An essay on the theme: How is the development of the first Sephora Flash store in Paris paving the way to a brand new consumer experience?

One half-scholarship is available for this program. The candidate must provide the 6 following documents

1. CV

2. Diplomas (minimum Bachelor)

3. Grades sheet

4. Cover letter

5. 2 letters of recommendation

6. An essay on the theme: To what extent will China’s slowing growth accelerate the overall margin compression of the luxury industry worldwide?

For 2016, we are giving out scholarships in the total record amount of 163,500€. If you have any questions, please email scholarship@ifaparis.com, thanks.