FRE-207F & PIF Internships

The Department of French and Italian is pleased to announce that 207F and Princeton in France will be offered jointly during the summer of 2023, in collaboration with the International Internship Programs (IIP). FRE-207F will be an intensive, four-week program led by Christine Sagnier and Murielle Perrier from June 5th to June 30th, 2023. Students will have daily classes taught by Princeton faculty and local instructors and will engage in cultural exploration through a series of visits and exchanges with guest speakers from the Aix-en-Provence region. 207F will also include training in preparation for the internships.

Students who have completed FRE 102-7, FRE 107, or FRE 108 by the end of the Spring semester, and are interested in pursuing a certificate or a concentration in French, are invited to apply.

FRE 207F will run from June 5th to June 30th, 2023, followed by Princeton in France internships, from July 3rd to July 28th, 2023.

* Early application is strongly encouraged and begins on November 1st, 2022, and will close on November 30th, 2022Selection interviews will be from December 9th to December 16th, 2022. The selection of participants will be announced in December shortly after the interviews. Applications must be completed in the Global Programs System (GPS) by the deadline on November 30th, 2022. Please note that NO LATE APPLICATION will be accepted.  Application Process 

PIF Internship

Princeton in France (PIF) is a unique internship opportunity in Aix-en-Provence open to students enrolled in 207F. Administered through the International Internship Programs (IIP) in partnership with the Department of French and Italian, PIF internships are 4 weeks, and their goal is to introduce students to French culture and prioritize the cultural immersion experience.

Students selected for the internship may receive an award. However, participation in the additional 4-week internship program is not a requirement for FRE 207F, nor is an internship guaranteed.

All questions related to internships should be addressed to the International Internship Program (