Confucius Institute Scholarship
The Confucius Institute Scholarship is set up by the Confucius Institute to sponsor international students, scholars and Chinese language teachers to study in relevant universities in China. Founded in 2009, it aims to support the Confucius Institute in promoting Chinese language and culture internationally, and to cultivate qualified Chinese language teachers and Chinese speaking talents. The scholarship is awarded to non-Chinese citizens only, who should be of good health and between 16 and 35 years old. The scholarship is awarded in different fields of study each year, and the length of sponsorship also varies according to the field of study.