The DAAD, in conjunction with the Ecole Nationale d'Administration (ENA) awards scholarships to graduates. They are offered the opportunity to receive training through two integrated internships at the ENA in Strasbourg. The Grande Ecole ENA trains officials for the French and European public administration. The monthly grant amount is €2 100 to €2 600 depending on age and marital status. The program lasts 15 to 17 months.
Applicants must have a diploma, bachelors or masters degree, or have passed the first state examination. A high standard of academic performance is expected. Moreover, personality, general knowledge and knowledge of France are measured.