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Funding for exchange programs
The Embassy of France in Australia does not offer any financial support for exchange programs between French and Australian schools.
Primary and Seconday School Database
The France–Australia School database connects Australian teachers, students and school communities with their peers in France, including Overseas French territories.
More than 150 French schools (preschools, primary, middle, and high schools) are listed in this School Database for Australian schools seeking partners to develop exchange programs with schools in Metropolitan France, French Polynesia, New Caledonia, and Reunion Island.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to have access to this database.
This website is an international school program to commemorate the First World War between France, New Zealand, and Australia.
The Shared Histories program was initially created in October 2013 to raise awareness about the contribution of the New Zealand Division who fought on the western front during WW1 among young New Zealand and French people.
The success of its first phase has led to expanding this program to include Australian schools, and thus reflect the wider historical context and the contribution of the ANZAC in the Great War. French territories of the Pacific – New Caledonia, French Polynesia and Wallis & Futuna – are also invited to participate.
The intention of the program is to provide students with the opportunity to discover the profound significance and impact of the sacrifices made by participating countries and territories through