Taiwan Government International Scholarship Programme, 2017

Undergraduate (Bachelors) and Postgraduate (Master’s and Doctoral) Scholarships for International Students to study in Taiwan Universities for the duration of their degree programme in 2017.

Scholarship Benefits:  Scholarship recipients will be given a monthly stipend of NT$25,000 for the LEP and NT$30,000 for degree programs. Recipients are responsible for all expenses during their stay in Taiwan. MOFA will not provide any other subsidies. MOFA will, however, provide recipients with one-way, economy-class plane tickets for direct flights to and from Taiwan.

Eligibility: 

  • Is a high school graduate or above with an excellent academic record, of good moral character and has no criminal record.
  • Is not a national of the Republic of China (Taiwan).
  • Is not an overseas compatriot student.
  • Has never attended an educational institution in Taiwan at the same level of degree or LEP that he/she intends to apply for.
  • Is not an exchange student through any cooperation agreement between a foreign university/college and an educational institute in Taiwan while receiving the Scholarship.
  • Has not previously had a Scholarship revoked by an ROC  government agency or other relevant institution.

How to apply:

 Applicants should send the following document within the period specified enclosed with their application to the nearest Taiwan Embassy or Representative Office in their country.

  • Taiwan Scholarship Application Form (available here)
  • A copy of the applicant’s passport or other nationality certificates.
  • A copy of the highest degree and academic transcripts. If issued by international educational institutions, these documents must be authenticated by an overseas Representative Office or be sealed and delivered by the awarding institutions. Documents in a language other than Chinese or English must be translated into Chinese or English and the translated documents must be authenticated.

Deadline: 31st March 2017.

For more information, visit the official site.