Our fellowships send talented young American fellows to Coubertin, the highly-regarded French center of intensive training in stone, wood, and metal crafts that executes work for the Palace at Versailles and for major corporate and private connoisseurs throughout the world.
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The American Friends of Coubertin have announced the availability of training fellowships for September 2020 - July 2021 in woodwork, metalwork, and stonework at the Coubertin Foundation outside Paris, France. The deadline for applying is January 31, 2020. Early applications are accepted and encouraged.
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American Friends of Coubertin (AFC) was created in 2008 with the purpose of promoting the aims of the French Fondation de Coubertin. The Fondation has been dedicated to the preservation and advancement of traditional crafts by combining education and production for over 30 years.
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