SDU Freshman Scholarship for International Students is a scholarship program for  outstanding international freshmen. It provides support for international students to successfully complete their studies(Degree study  ) in Shandong University.

1.Applicant

a.With Foreign nationality, holding a foreign passport, being friendly to China and being physically and mentally healthy

b.Abiding by the laws and regulations of the Chinese government, behaving well and being in line with the admission conditions of Shandong University

c.Learning diligently with good grades

d.Other types of scholarships or grants are not available at the same time.

2.Funding criteria::

NameCategoryContent
First Class Award(SDU Outstanding Scholarship)AOffering scholarships of tuition fee for more than two years and beyond to the end of the professional learning period, and monthly living allowance equivalent to the scholarship period (refer to the CSC Accommodation Standard)
BOffering scholarships of tuition fee for more than two years and beyond to the end of the professional learning period
Second Class Award(SDU Excellence Scholarship)AProviding 50% - 100% of tuition fee as scholarship for the first year and 30% of the tuition fee for the remaining years of study
BProviding 50% - 100% of tuition fee for the first year as scholarships
Third Class Award(SDU Endeavor Scholarship) Providing 10% - 20% of the annual tuition fees as scholarships equal to the registration fee

3.Application time: February 1st to May 1st each year

4.Application Method:

Sending the Application Form(application form-freshman.docx) for SDU Freshman Scholarship for International Students, grade report(transcripts), two letters of recommendation to apply@sdu.edu.cn, and submitting the original  script of application materials to the Admissions Office, Department of International Affairs of Shandong University (Room C301, Mingde Building, Shandong University, No. 27 Shanda South Road, Jinan, China.)

5.Review: Publicizing the results of the initial award in June each year, and review the award-winning students’ qualifications.

6.Scholarship payment: Each year on November 30, scholarships will be awarded to awardees once a year.

7.Others: For scholarship students suffering from illness or other personal reasons who can not register on time, the qualifications of scholarships won’t be retained. If application materials are fraud and not real, scholarships will be withdrawn.

8.Where the scholarship recipients have one of the following circumstances, the next year’s scholarships will be canceled.

    a.Delay in paying tuition fees or any other appropriate fees without any reason.

    b.Receiving academic warning or withdrawal warning

    c.Violating Chinese laws, regulations and school disciplines and being punished

    d.Having conditions for which the scholarship review team considers not suitable to continue to be offered scholarships

Contact:The Admissions Office, Department of International Affairs of Shandong University

Place:Room C301, Mingde building, Shandong University, No. 27 Shanda South Road, Jinan, China.

Email: apply@sdu.edu.cn


application form-freshman.docx