Xi’an Jiaotong University Confucius Institute Scholarship 2014 I.
Scholarship Category: Scholarship for One-Academic-Year Students.
Studying Period: September, 2014~July,2015
Application Deadline: May 10, 2014
Scholarship Coverage and Criteria:
Scholarship winners are exempt from registration fees, tuition, fees for basic learning materials, accommodation fees on campus, and are provided with a one-off resettlement subsidy, monthly allowance, outpatient medical service and comprehensive insurance for foreign students studying in China. Monthly allowance is 1,400yuan/month, and the one-off resettlement subsidy is CNY 1,500yuan.
Applicants shall be non-Chinese citizens in good health, aged between 16 and 35 (Chinese language teachers in post shall be aged below 45). The scholarship is provided to outstanding students of Confucius Institutes (Classrooms), winners of the “Chinese Bridge” Chinese Proficiency Competitions for Foreign College Students and for Foreign High School Students, overseas local Chinese language teachers, outstanding graduates of Chinese language across the world, and outstanding performers on the HSK. The scholarship winner may choose to study majors including Chinese Language and Literature, Chinese History and Chinese Philosophy. The time of entrance is autumn 2014 and the grant term is one academic year. Applicants should achieve a score of at least 180 on the HSK (level 2) and at least 60 on the HSKK (elementary level).
1. Applicants should log on to the Confucius Institute Scholarship website at http://cis.chinese.cn, set up an individual account, complete and submit the Confucius Institute Scholarship Application Form online. 2. Confucius Institutes, as the recommending institutions, shall exam the qualification and application materials of applicants, and recommend the qualified applicants online. 3. Xi’an Jiaotong University is responsible for reviewing the qualification of applicants and accepts the qualified students online.
4. Xi’an Jiaotong University will issue the Admission Notice and Visa Application Form to successful applicants in late June.
VII. Application Documents: Applicants must log onto the Scholarship website, fill out the “Confucius Institute Scholarship Application Form”, and attach the electronic files of the following materials: 1. Photocopy of Passport Photo Page 2. Photocopy of HSK and HSKK Result Report 3. Notarized highest education diplomas attained or proof of study 4. Reference Letter. 5. Winners of the finals of the “Chinese Bridge” Chinese Proficiency Competitions for Foreign College Students and for Foreign High School Students in China shall submit the scholarship certificate. Winners of preliminary rounds of the “Chinese Bridge” Proficiency Competitions in their countries shall provide award proof and reference letter provided by the organizers. 6. Chinese language teachers shall submit certificate of employment and recommendation letters provided by institutes they work for.
VIII. Contact Information: Pingan Huang Associate Director Confucius Institute at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln W205.4 Nebraska Hall Lincoln, NE 68588-0542 Phone: 402-472-5369 Fax: 402-472-5372 Email: [email protected] International Students Admission Office, School of International Education, Xi’an Jiaotong Univesity Address: No.28 Xianning West Road, Xi’an, 710049, Shaanxi, P.R.C. Telephone: 0086-29-82668063 E-mail: [email protected]