Brief introduction to "International Friendship Scholarship"
In order to promote mutual understanding and friendship between the Chinese people and the people of the world, and to enhance collaborations and communications between China and other countries, China Universities Alumni Association(CUAA) is approved by the Board of Directors to set up "International Friendship Scholarship" in 2019 to help outstanding students from all over the world study and conduct research in China. The scholarship is funded by "Fei Xiaotong Education Fund" of CUAA and donations from others.
1. Non-Chinese citizens.
2. Good health and excellent in character and scholarship.
3. Committed to promoting the common development of China and the applicant’s home country.
4. Age between 16 to 35. (Applicants for undergraduate studies should not exceed 25 years of age.)
B. Programs of Study
All degree programs leading to a Bachelor or Master Degree.
The Scholarship covers 4-5 academic years for undergraduate and 2-3 academic years for the graduate studies. The duration of scholarship is determined at the time of enrollment, including the time for professional study and Chinese language learning.
D. Timeline for Application
(a) Jan.1st – Mar.15th
Go to www.cuaa.org.cn and click on “国际友谊奖学金” section to apply, and send required application documents to the designated mailbox (firstname.lastname@example.org)
(b) Mar.16th – Mar.31th
The International Friendship Scholarship Committee reviews the application documents and notifies any applicants passing the initial screening.
(c) April 1st–May.15th
Initial screening qualifiers submit application documents to Chinese universities for admission.
(d) May 16th – Jun.15th
The International Friendship Scholarship Committee will conduct a joint assessment with the Chinese universities to determine the final qualifiers, and the admission notices will be issued.
(e) Jun.16th – Sept. 1st
The scholarship winners will confirm with the host Chinese universities for procedures of studying in China，and register for study at the time specified in the admission notice.
1. Applicants should consult host university for program and course information.
2. Applicants must submit the required application documents before the deadline as set and required by the host university.
3. The scholarship will be suspended if the successful applicant fails to register for admission on time, or to pass the entrance physical examination. Dropping out of school, or quitting school will also result in termination of the scholarship.
Address: Room 904, Mingren Tower A,101 Anli Rd., Chaoyang Dist., Beijing 100101, P. R. China
Zip code: 100101
1. Coverage and Standard of the International Friendship Scholarship
2. List of Application Documents for the International friendship scholarship
Coverage and Standard of International Friendship Scholarship
The International Friendship Scholarship Covers tuition, accommodation fees, living subsidies, and comprehensive medical insurance premiums.
●Tuition fees are managed by the host university to cover the cost of education, administration, and cultural activities.
●Accommodation fees refer to the free accommodation on campus, normally a shared double room. A subsidy will be given to the scholarship student for renting an accommodation if the free residence on campus is not available.
●Living subsidies: The level of living subsidies is as follows:
Undergraduate: CNY 3000 per month
Postgraduate: CNY 3500 per month
The living subsidies are granted to the scholarship students by the host university on a monthly basis. Students who register before the 15th of the school opening month (including the 15th day) will be granted the complete monthly subsidies, while those who register after the 15th day will be granted only half. The living subsidies will last to the date of graduation set by the host university with an additional subsidies of 15 days. If for any personal reason the scholarship student leaves China for more than 15 days the living subsidies will be halted for that period.
●General medical insurance
The General medical insurance premium will be purchased by the host university for the scholarship student at the standard of 800 RMB per year per person in accordance with the regulations by the Ministry of Education of China for studying in China.
List of Documents required for International Friendship Scholarship
1.Application form for International Friendship Scholarship.
2.Notarized Highest Academic Qualification Degree. If the applicant is a student of a school or university, a proof of enrollment from the school or university must be submitted. Documents not in Chinese or English should be accompanied by notarized Chinese or English translation.
3.Grade Transcript. Transcripts not in Chinese or English should be accompanied by notarized Chinese or English translation.
4.A study or research plan in Chinese or English, no less than 200 words for undergraduate study and no less than 800 words for graduate study.
5.Letter of Recommendation. Two letters of recommendation by two professors or associate professors, written in Chinese or English, are required for graduate applicants.
6.Applicants under the age of 18 need to submit corresponding legal documents of Chinese legal guardians.
7.A copy of the Foreigner Physical Examination Form. This form can be downloaded at http://www.csc.edu.cn/studyinchina or http://www.campuschina.org. The form should be filled in English. The Applicants should strictly follow the items required in the examination form. Missing examination items, lack of personal photo, lack of the approval stamp on the said photo, and lack of doctor and hospital signature will result in the invalidation of the examination form. The validity of the examination is six months.
8.A copy of HSK score report if available.
Above documents should be stapled in the upper left corner following the order mentioned above. A total of two copies of the document packet should be provided. The documents will not be returned whether the applicant qualifies or not.