Call for projects PROTEA : Franco-South African mobility program


The Partenariat Hubert Curien (PHC) - PROTEA 2024 - aims to develop scientific and technological exchanges of excellence between French and South African laboratories, by promoting new cooperation and the participation of young researchers and PhD candidates. The deadline for applications is May 31, 2023.


Terms and conditions

Mission and funding


PROTEA is the Partenariat Hubert Curien (PHC) set up in France by the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs (MEAE) and the Ministry of National Education, Higher Education and Research (MESR), and in the partner country by the National Research Foundation.


The call for applications is open to full researchers from research laboratories attached to higher education organizations and research institutions.

Only applications co-submitted by the partner researchers to the authorities responsible for the program in their respective countries are admissible.

The call for proposals is open to all scientific fields, including the humanities and social sciences.

Among the selection criteria: the integration of young researchers and PhD students in the project.

Mission and funding

The final deadline for application is May 31, 2023.


See the call for applications on the Campus France website (in French)

See the project submission page for a South African partner