The Yenching Academy is a fully-funded residential program offering a wide array of interdisciplinary courses on China within the Humanities and Social Sciences. Working closely with their academic mentors, Yenching Scholars have the flexibility to create their own study paths by choosing from six research areas and a variety of extracurricular activities.
Eligible countries: It is currently accepting online applications for the cohort from International, Hong Kong, Macao, and Taiwan candidates.
Field of Study: • Economics & Management
• History & Archaeology • Law & Society • Literature & Culture • Philosophy & Religion • Politics & International Relations
· Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in any field, awarded no later than August 31 of the year in which they wish to enroll; · An outstanding academic record; · Strong interest in interdisciplinary study of China; · A record of extracurricular achievement, community engagement and social responsibility; · Leadership potential; · English proficiency.
Number of Awards: About 125
Value of Award: Yenching Academy provides a generous postgraduate fellowship covering tuition fees, a travel stipend for one round-trip journey between each Scholar’s base city and Beijing, accommodations, and a monthly living stipend.
Duration of Program: 12 months, with the option to extend for a second year in Beijing.
How to Apply: Visit link below.