Centre d'Excellence

French Center of Excellence

Brown University has been selected by the French Embassy as a member of its network of Centers of Excellence housed at major research universities.  These centers receive recurring financial support and yearly project-based support to fund a wide variety of activities and research. Their mission is to integrate, support, and promote research and teaching connected with France.

More information on the Brown French Center of Excellence, housed at the Cogut Institute for the Humanities can be found here:



For a list of universities currently housing a Center of Excellence and other information about the structure of the Centers and their partnership with the Embassy, see: