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International Chinese Language Teachers Scholarship


一、Eligibility

1.Non-Chinese citizens.

2.In good physical and mental conditions,and with good academic performance and conduct.

3.Committed to the Chinese language education and related work.

4.Between the ages of 16 and 35(as of September 1st,2021). Applicants currently working as Chinese language teachers shall not be over 45, while undergraduate student applicants shall not be over 25.

二、Types & Qualifications                                                                                                            

Types

Majors

Admission Date

Application Deadline

Duration

Qualification

MTCSOL

Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other LanguagesTCSOL

Sep-21 May15th, 2021

Two years

Applicants shall hold a Bachelor’s degree, and have a minimum score of 210 on the HSK Test (Level 5) as well as 60 on the HSKK test (Intermediate Level). Priority will be given to applicants who may provide a work contract with a teaching institution upon completing their studies in China or a proof to the same effect.

BTCSOL

Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other LanguagesTCSOL

Sep-21 May15th, 2021

Four years

Applicantsshall hold a senior high school diploma and a minimum score of210on the HSK Test (Level4) as well as 60 on the HSKK test (Intermediate Level).

One-Academic-Year Study

Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages (TCSOL)

Sep-21

May15th, 2021

11months

Applicants shall have a minimum score of 270 on the HSK test (Level 3), andan HSKK test score is required.

Chinese Language and Literature

Applicantsshall have a minimum score of180on the HSK Test (Level4)and 60 on theHSKKtest(IntermediateLevel).

Chinese Language Study

Applicants shall have a minimum score of 210 on the HSK test (Level 3 level).Priority will be given toapplicants whoprovide anHSKK test score.

One-Semester Study
Note
Applicants holdingthe X1 or X2 visa are not eligible.

TCSOL

September 2021 or

May 15th, 2021 or November 15th, 2021

5 months

Applicants shall have a minimum score of 180 on the HSK test (Level 3),and an HSKK test score is required.

ChineseLanguage and Literature

Taiji Culture

An HSK testscore is required.Priority will be given toapplicants whoprovide anHSKK test score.

Four-Week Study
Note
Applicants holding the X1 or X2 visa are not eligible.

Taiji Culture

An HSK testscore is required.

Special Four-week Program for Confucius Institutes

An HSK test score is required. Organized and applied for by a recommending institution with 10-15 participants per group.

Chinese Bridge Award Recipient Policies


Chinese Bridge winners who have been awarded the 2021 International Chinese Language Teachers Scholarship Certificate shall log onto the scholarship website and submit documents to relevant host institutions upon presentation of their scholarship certificates. Please contact chinesebridge@chinese.cn for inquiry.

三、Coverage and Criteria

The International Chinese Language Teachers Scholarship provides full coverage on tuition fee,accommodation fee, living allowance (four-week study students are excluded) and comprehensive medical insurance expenses.

Shandong University provides in-campus accommodation for International Chinese Language Teachers Scholarship students. Normally 2 students share oner oom. Students may also live off-campus upon application and getting permission from the University. Students who live off-campus are entitled to accommodation allowance of 700 CNY per person/month paid on a monthly basis from Shandong University.

Living allowance is granted on a monthly basis. ThemonthlyallowanceforBTCSOL students,One-Academic-Year StudentsandOne-Semester Students is 2,500 CNY per month;For MTCSOL students, the monthly allowance is 3,000CNY permonth.

Comprehensive medical insurance is purchased in accordance with relevant regulations of studying in China stipulated by the Ministry of Education of China. The insurance fees are as follows:

Four-week program students:160 CNY per person,

One-Semester Students:400 CNY per person,

Program longer than one academic year:800 CNY per person yearly.

四、Application Documents

A. For all applicants

  1.A Scanned copy of passport photopage.

  2.A scanned copy of score reports of the HSK and HSKK tests (within the two-year validity).

  3.A reference letter by the head of the recommending institutions.

B.For degree scholarship program applicants

   a)A certification of the highest education diploma (or proof of expected graduation) and an official transcript.

     b)Applicants of the Scholarship for MTCSOL students are required to provide 2 reference letters from professors or associate professors. Priority will be given to applicants who may provide a work contract with a teaching institution upon completing their studies in China or a proof to the same effect.

C.Applicants currently working as Chinese language teachers shall provide proof of employment as well as a reference letter by the employer.

D.Applicants under the age of 18 shall provide certified documents of designation signed by their entrusted legal guardians in China.

E.Applicants shall also provide additional documents required by Shandong University.

五、Application Procedures

Online registration will be available from March 1, 2021on theInternational Chinese Language Teachers Scholarship application website (cis.chinese.cn).

1.Please log on to search for recommending institutions and host institutions,choose Shandong University as your first preference of institution;

2.Upload application materials online; and track the application progress, comments and result.

3.Scholarship holders need to confirm withShandong Universityto go through the procedures of studying in China, print out the scholarship certificate online.

4.Shandong University sends you the Admission Notice to apply for study visa, register on the designated date as per the letter of admission.

5.The application deadlines (Beijing Time) are: For programs commencing in September, student application must complete before May 15th, 2021; for programs commencing in March 2022, student application must complete before November 15th, 2021.

六、Contact Us

Ms. Hu Nailin  Ms. Li Jing

E-mail:cie@sdu.edu.cn

TEL:+86-531-88364535 FAX:+86-531-88565623

ADDRESS:College of International Education, Shandong University, No. 27, Shanda Nan Road, Licheng District, Jinan, Shandong Province, P. R. China.

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