The Cognitive Science Departement of Ecole Normale Supérieure in Paris (Département d'études cognitives, DEC) aims to recruit advanced undergraduate international students in Cognitive Science and in Linguistics.

DEC and Ecole Normale Supérieure ( ) offer several international fellowships, intended for advanced undergraduate students who will either directly enroll in a master's program (two-year or three-year fellowship) or first complete their last year of undergraduate studies and then enroll in a master's program (three-year fellowship). These fellowships will be attributed on the basis of a national competitive exam, known as the `ENS international selection.' For more details (including about eligibility), please visit:

The fellowships include:
  • monthly stipend: 1000 euros;
  • possibility of subsidized housing;
  • access to subsidized cafeteria (about 4 euros/meal);
  • minimal tuition fees (about 500 euros/year).

How to Apply:
More detailed information is available on line:

Applications Deadline: 1-Feb-2016

Web Address for Applications:

Contact Information: Benjamin Spector,