Scholarships in China available for Canadian academics, students and professionals

December 8, 2020 – Global Affairs Canada and the Chinese Ministry of Education are offering short-term scholarships to Canadians wishing to pursue post-secondary academic study, scientific research or Chinese language training or a combination of these activities at participating Chinese institutions.

  • Program name: Canada-China Scholars’ Exchange Program
  • Funding organizations: Global Affairs Canada and the Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China
  • Target audiences: Canadian students (college, undergraduate and graduate levels in Canada); Canadian faculty members and research staff at  post-secondary institutions in Canada; Canadian mid-career professionals
  • Number of scholarships: Over 20
  • Duration: Four to 12 months for students and eight weeks to 12 months for faculty members and mid-career professionals
  • Inclusions: Airfare, tuition fees, monthly living stipend, on-campus accommodation and medical insurance
  • Deadline: January 21, 2021

For full program details and to submit an online application, visit: Canada-China Scholars’ Exchange Program.

Alumni testimonial

Katherine Wang from Canada, 2019-2020 Awardee

Ocean University of China

Katherine Wang

“It really reminded me about how incredibly diverse the world is, and how we are all citizens of Earth. Never had I thought that I would discover all of this in China!”

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