Confucius Institute Chinese Language Scholarship 2019

To facilitate the promotion of Chinese language and culture, the Confucius Institute Headquarters (Hanban) launches “Confucius Institute Scholarship” (CIS).  Full coverage of tuition and accommodation fees, living allowance and medical insurance are provided. The deadline is on May 20, 2019.

Candidates aspired to take future careers on teaching or international promotion of Chinese language are eligible for two types of awards:

  • Master’s Degree in Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages (MTCSOL)

Commencing in September 2019, the scholarship is tenable for maximum two academic years.  Applicants should be Bachelor’s degree holders, and have a minimum score of 210 in HSK Test (Level 5) as well as 60 in HSKK test (Intermediate Level).

  • One-Academic-Year Study (Chinese Language and Literature) Scholarship

Starting in September 2019, the scholarship covers maximum of 11 months. International students should be studying outside of China. Applicants should have a minimum score of 180 in HSK test (Level 4) and 60 in HSKK test (intermediate level).

Main criteria

  • All applicants should be non-Chinese citizens, with good academic performance and physical health;
  • Applicants should be 16-35 years of age on September 1st, 2019;
  • Applicants currently worked as Chinese language teachers shall not exceed the age limit of 45.

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