Taiwan International Higher Education Scholarship Program
Deadline: 18 March 2016
TaiwanICDF’s International Higher Education Scholarship Program aims to assist partner developing countries to achieve sustainable development through education. The TaiwanICDF provides scholarships for higher education and has developed undergraduate, graduate, and Ph.D. programs in cooperation with renowned partner universities in Taiwan.
Applicants applying for a TaiwanICDF scholarship must meet both the general eligibility criteria and be a national of a country on the List of Countries Eligible for TaiwanICDF Scholarship. Applicants must also meet the Regulations Governing Visiting, Resident, and Permanent Residency of Aliens set by ROC(Taiwan) National Immigration Agency.
Applicants must satisfy the admission requirements of the partner university to which he or she has applied to study under a TaiwanICDF scholarship. All Undergraduate Programs only accept applications submitted by citizens of allied countries of ROC (Taiwan).
1 National Pingtung University of Science and Technology (NPUST)
2 National Chengchi University (NCCU)
3 National Tsing Hua University (NTHU)
4 National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU)
5 National Yang-Ming University (NYMU)
6 National Taiwan Ocean University (NTOU)
7 National Central University (NCU)
8 Kun Shan University (KSU)
9 National Sun Yat-sen University (NSYSU)
10 Yuan Ze University (YZU)
11 National Taipei University of Nursing and Health Sciences (NTUNHS)
12 National Taiwan University (NTU)
13 National Cheng Kung University (NCKU)
14 Ming Chuan University (MCU) 2
15 Kaohsiung Medical University (KMU)
16 Taipei Medical University (TMU)
17 Taipei National University of the Arts (TNUA)
18 National Chung Hsing University (NCHU)
19 National Chung Cheng University (CCU)
20 I-Shou University (ISU)
21 National Dong Hwa University (NDHU)
Undergraduate, Graduate, and Ph.D. programs related to Science and Technology, Engineering, Public Health and Medicine, Sustainable Agriculture Development, Humanities and Social Sciences, Private Sector Development.
Course starts September 2016
Full scholarship, return airfare, housing, tuition and credit fees, insurance, textbook costs and a monthly allowance.
(1) Undergraduate Program: student receives NT$12,000 per month as an allowance for food and miscellaneous living expenses. This is deposited into a student’s local bank account on a monthly basis. (2) Master’s Program: student receives NT$15,000 per month as an allowance for food and miscellaneous living expenses. This is deposited into a student’s local bank account on a monthly basis. (3) Ph.D. Program: student receives NT$17,000 per month as an allowance for food and miscellaneous living expenses. This is deposited into a student’s local bank account on a monthly basis. A student’s host institute may offer to continue paying this monthly allowance for courses exceeding four years; the duration and amount will be determined by the host institute.
Applicants must complete an online application. Please go to the online application system to fill in your application and then submit a signed, printed copy along with all other application documents to the ROC (Taiwan) Embassy/ Consulate (General)/ Representative Office/ Taiwan Technical Mission or project representative in your country.
The annual application period runs, in principle, from 1 January to 15 March (for 2016 Scholarship programs, the application period runs from 1 January to 18 March 2016).
It is important to read the Application Procedure and visit the official website (link found below) to access the online application form.
Official Scholarship Website: http://www.icdf.org.tw/ct.asp?xItem=12505&CtNode=30316&mp=2