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The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of China (Taiwan) is accepting applications until July 15, 2016.The Taiwan Fellowship is awarded to foreign affairs experts and scholars interested in conducting research at Taiwanese academic institutions in areas related to Taiwan, mainland China, cross-strait relations, Chinese studies, or the Asia-Pacific region as a whole. Recipients will be granted round-trip air fare to Taiwan and a monthly stipend for a term of 3 to 12 months.
Applicants who reside and study in southern California, Arizona and New Mexico may submit their applications online and mail a copy of all documents of application to Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Los Angeles(TECO-LA, mailing address: 3731 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 700, Los Angeles, CA90010). For more details on the Taiwan Fellowship, including eligibility, air tickets subsidy and monthly stipend, duration of research in Taiwan once awarded, and the application process, please visit: http://taiwanfellowship.ncl.edu.tw
For inquiries to TECO-LA, please send your email to: email@example.com or contact the office at: Tel: 213-389-1215 ext.122
The 100,000 Strong Foundation’s mission is to strengthen US-China relations through Mandarin language learning and study abroad. The Foundation is leading a national movement to ensure that the next generation of Americans is equipped to engage effectively with China. This effort is called http://100kstrong.org/(Posted 8/19/2014)
20 need-based scholarships are available through Columbia University's Office of Global Programs to study and/or internship in BEIJING and SHANGHAI. For more information click on the hyperlinks or call 212-854-2559 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Information about the HueaYu Enrichment Scholarships (HES) can be located on http://www.tw.org/scholarships/. The deadline is usually in late March. This particular opportunity is not available to Chinese or Taiwanese born nationals. However, there are Overseas Chinese Student Scholarships at www.ocac.gov.tw/english/index.asp. Should you have any questions please contact the Cultural Division Director at CDLA@tw.org or (213) 385-0512.
Go to Boren Awards for undergraduate scholarship opportunities.
Visit http://www.sdfoundation.com/GrantsScholarships/Scholarships.aspx to learn more about next academic year's opportunities. You may qualify for the Helm Family Scholarship for STEM undergrads, the Qualcomm San Diego STEM Scholarship, the Reuben H. Fleet Memorial Scholarship for pursuits in science, engineering or math, the STEP UP Scholarship for future teachers, the Weissbuch Family Scholarship and many more options.
To learn more about funding from CCS go to http://ccs.ncl.edu.tw for the Research Grant for Foreign Scholars in Chinese Studies or the Taiwan Fellowship at http://taiwanfellowship.ncl.edu.tw. For more information, you can email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline for this grant is usually in late May. The research grant is designed for foreign professors, associate professors, assistant professors and doctoral candidates in departments related to Chinese studies at foreign universities as well as researchers at related foreign academic institutes. Please visit the website provided above to learn more about this annual opportunity. (Updated 4/22/2013.)
Visit http://graduatefunding.ucsd.edu to learn about the most up-to-date research and travel funding options for grad students. Boren Fellowships of up to $30,000. Including the Presidential Management Fellows program, which application becomes typically closes in early October https://www.usajobs.gov/. You may also find about a doctorial funding option directly from the Chancellor's Doctoral Incentive Program at www.calstate.edu/hr/cdip/. Funding opportunities for the McNair Program at UCSD can be located on http://aep.ucsd.edu/mcnair.htm. Check out the Hayek Fund for Future Scholars too.