Scholarships in China available for Canadian academics, students and professionals

November 15, 2021 – Global Affairs Canada and the Chinese Ministry of Education are offering short-term scholarships to Canadians wishing to study in China. Scholarships are awarded for studies, research, language studies 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: 4 to 12 months for students; and 8 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 20, 2022

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

Alumni testimonial

Discover how international scholarships have changed the lives of recipients from Canada. Find out what this recipient has to say about her experience abroad.

Katherine Wang from Canada - Canada-China Scholars’ Exchange Program Awardee (2019-2020)

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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