In 2019, the Alliance Française de Seattle launched a scholarship program for French learners. Scholarships can be valid for any group class—general, specialized, intensive, specialized, or workshop.

 Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be a member of AFSeattle (or become one by purchasing a 1-year membership)
  • Must have reached a proficiency level of A1.3 or higher
  • Must be a Washington state resident

An applicant can receive a maximum of 1 scholarship per year.

 How to Apply

In order to apply, you will need to provide:

  • An updated resume
  • A letter of motivation stating why you are a good candidate for a scholarship and what you plan to do with the education you receive. The letter can be submitted in English or French.
  • The course(s) you wish to apply for (A2.1 or higher)

Please email your application to with the subject “Scholarship Application AFSeattle.”

 When to Apply

Applications are continuously open. You may apply for a course that is currently open for registration (but has not started yet) or for any upcoming quarter.



Fall 2020 – Sarah-Kate Moore, B2 Review

Fall 2020 – Vera Deryabina, C1.1

Summer 2020 – Josh Smith, B1.3

Summer 2020 – Sarah Smith, Written Expression B2+/C1

Spring 2020 – Alfonso Montero, A2.1

Spring 2019 – Valeria Sanchez-Jimenez, B1.1

Winter 2019 – Christine Longe, Intensive Week A2