APPLICATION PROCEDURES FOR CHINESE GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP -- SINO-US EXCHANGE PROGRAM 2015

Updated: 2015-3-12

 

APPLICATION PROCEDURES FOR CHINESE GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP -- SINO-US EXCHANGE PROGRAM 2015

Sino-US Exchange Program is established by the Ministry of Education of P.R. China aiming to attract more American young students to come to China for study, so as to promote the exchanges between China and the United States.

.CATEGORIES OF APPLICANTS AND DURIATION OF SCHOLARSHIP

Categories of Applicants

Duration of Scholarship

Bachelor Degree students

4-5 academic years

Master’s Degree Students

2-3 academic years

Doctoral Degree Students

3 academic years

. HOW AND WHEN TO APPLY

Applicants shall apply directly to International Students Admission Office of Chongqing University before the deadline of April 10 of 2015.

. ELIGIBILITY

1. Applicants must be American citizens and in good health.

2. Education background and age limit:

- Applicants for master’s degree program must have bachelor’s degree and be under the age of 35.

- Applicants for doctoral degree program must have master’s degree and be under the age of 40.

.DETAILS OF SCHOLARSHIP

-Exempt from tuition fee, on-campus accommodation;

-Living allowance (2500 RMB per month for undergraduate student; RMB per month for postgraduate student; 3500 RMB per month for doctor student)

-Fee for Comprehensive Medical Insurance and Benefit Plan for International Students in China;

Note: For more detailed information, please visit the website of China Scholarship Council at http://www.csc.edu.cn

. APPLICATION DOCUMENTS

The applicants must fill in and provide the following documents truly, correctly and completely (in duplicate).

1.Application Form for Chinese Government Scholarship (printed by CSC), in Chinese or in English. Applicants are required to submit application on the website of China Scholarship Council and have the application printed. Online Application website:  (http://laihua.csc.edu.cn/inscholarship/jsp/student/StudentLogin.jsp). The Agency Number for Chongqing University is 10611.

2. Highest diploma (notarized photocopy). Applicants employed shall provide proof of studying on application. Documents in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with notarized translations in Chinese or English.

3. Academic transcripts (notarized photocopy): Transcripts in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with notarized translations in Chinese or English.

4. Study or research plan: in Chinese or in English, no less than 800 words.

5. Recommendation letters: Two letters of recommendation in Chinese or English from professors or associate professors. Applicants who apply in China shall submit the Admission Notice or Invitation Letter issued by the targeted university.

6. Applicants for music studies are requested to submit a CD of the applicants’ own works. Applicants for fine arts must submit a CD of the applicants’ own works (including two sketches, two color paintings and two other works).

7. Applicants under the age of 18 should submit the legal documents of their legal guardians in China.

8. Photocopy of Foreigner Physical Examination Form (The original copy should be kept by the applicant. The form printed by Chinese quarantine authority could be downloaded from http://www.csc.edu.cn). The medical examinations must cover all the items listed in the Foreigner Physical Examination Form. Incomplete records or those without the signature of the attending physician, the official stamp of the hospital or a sealed photograph of the applicants are invalid. Please select the appropriate time to take medical examination as it is valid for only 6 months.

9.English or Chinese language proficiency certificate. (IELTS, TOEFL or HSK)

Applicants are required to submit their application documents to Admission Office of the School of International Education, Chongqing University by April 10th, 2015. Application documents will not be returned.

Ⅵ. CONTACT INFORMATION

Contact Person: Admission Officer

Postal Address: Admission Office of the School of International Education, Chongqing University, 174 Shazheng Str., Distr. Shapingba, Chongqing, 400044, China

Tel:  +86-23-65111001

Fax:  +86-23-65111067

Email: admissions@cqu.edu.cn