Following is a list of States in France along with their abbreviations.  The full name, abbreviation, or alternate abbreviations are accepted.

State Abbreviation Alternate Abbreviation
Alsace AA FR-A,FR4
Aquitaine AQ FR-B,FR61
Auvergne AU FR-C,FR7
Brittany BT FR-E,FR5
Burgundy BG FR-D,FR2
Centre CN FR-F,FR2
Champagne-Ardenne CG FR-G,FR2
Franche-Comté FC FR-I,FR43
Île-de-France IF FR-J,FR1
Languedoc-Roussillon LU FR-K,FR8
Limousin LM FR-L,FR6
Lorraine LE FR-M,FR4
Lower Normandy BN FR-P,FR2
Midi-Pyrénées MP FR-N,FR6
Nord-Pas-de-Calais NP FR-O,FR3
Pays de la Loire PL FR-R,FR5
Picardy PI FR-S,FR2
Poitou-Charentes PT FR-T,FR5
Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur PR FR-U,FR8
Rhône-Alpes RA FR-V,FR7
Upper Normandy HT FR-Q,FR2
Corsica CE FR-H,FR8