Scholarships offered by the École biblique of Jerusalem (EBAF)

The École biblique of Jerusalem offers several kinds of scholarships:

– Two full scholarships each year for candidates selected by the French Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres (AIBL). For more information, please click here.

– Partial or full annual scholarships for doctoral students in Biblical studies.


These scholarships are funded by various organizations:

– The French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Fondation Obélisque for the Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres (AIBL) scholarships

– The French Association des Amis de l’École biblique de Jérusalem (AAEBAF), the American Friends of the École biblique and the Swiss Association of the Holy Land for the other scholarships.

– A special Gamberoni scholarship is awarded every three years ; it is intended for:

→ a priest from the diocese of either Brixen or Paderborn, wishing to prepare himself for a doctorate in Biblical Sciences at the École biblique.

→ or a student of a German, Austrian or Swiss university who wishes to study for a year at the École biblique as part of a doctoral program.

– The Canadians Friends of the École Biblique offer financial support for Canadian students, researchers and professors who wish to reside at the EBAF. For more information, go to

For more information, please open the website link of École biblique of Jerusalem (EBAF).