Announcement on Accepting Applications for 2017 “Study in Hefei” Scholarship
Issued by Hefei Foreign and Overseas Chinese Affairs Office on November 16, 2017
In order to implement the national development and cooperation strategy under the framework of the B&R Initiative, further enhance the international level of Hefei, accelerate the cultivation of international professionals and expand educational exchanges and cooperation between Hefei and its international sister/cooperative cities and the countries along the Belt and the Road, upon approval by Hefei Municipal People's Government, Hefei officially starts the application accepting procedures for the “Study in Hefei” scholarship.
I. Who will be offered the “Study in Hefei” scholarship?
International students from the countries along the Belt and the Road, and from the cities that have entered into a sister-city relationship or a friendly cooperative relationship
II. Eligibility of applicants for the “Study in Hefei” scholarship:
International students in good health, friendly to China, who know some Chinese and meet the matriculation requirements of the schools taking part in the “Study in Hefei” scholarship program; but, international students who have already enjoyed other scholarships offered by Chinese government will not be included in the list of applicants.
III. Funding standards for the “Study in Hefei” scholarship
1. Class A: international students who succeeded in matriculating into a Hefei-based institution of higher learning will be funded with an annual scholarship of 40,000 yuan each.
2. Class B: international students who succeeded in matriculating into a Hefei-based middle school will be funded with an annual scholarship of 30,000 yuan each.
IV. Application procedures for "Study in Hefei" scholarship
International students who intend to apply for such scholarship are required to submit a “Study in Hefei” Scholarship Application Form and other materials required to the institutions of higher learning (the name list is attached below) if you apply for Class A scholarship or to Hefei Education Bureau if you apply for Class B scholarship before November 30, 2017. For further information, please contact the institutions of higher learning (for Class A scholarship) or Hefei Education Bureau (for Class B scholarship).
Hefei will start screening the applicants on December 1, 2017 and decide who will be qualified for the scholarship. The final outcomes will be informed to the application entities or applicants via e-mail, fax or telephone. Please keep in touch and make yourself available.
Contact: Liu Yang
Tel: +86-551-63538611 Fax: +86-551-63538604
“Study in Hefei” Scholarship Application Form (A)
“Study in Hefei” Scholarship Application Form (B)
Contact information of Hefei Foreign and Overseas Chinese Affairs Office
Contact information of Hefei Education Bureau
Name list and contact information of the institutions of higher learning that accept “Study in Hefei” scholarship students
Name list and contact information of the middle schools that accept “Study in Hefei” scholarship students
List of international sister cities and friendly cooperative cities of Hefei
Applicant personal pledge for “Study in Hefei scholarship” study
Letter of Authorization to the Guardian