CAS-TWAS President's Fellowship Programme for Doctoral Candidates

2017 Call for Applications 

Call for eligible APRU students/ scholars to apply for Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) and The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) scholarship

The CAS-TWAS President’s Fellow Program for Doctoral Candidates offers up to 200 students/ scholars (Non-Chinese citizens) from all over the world the opportunity to apply for sponsorship to study in China for a doctoral degree for up to 4 years.

The scholarship will provide funding for travel to and from the home country to China, visa fees, tuition and application fees as well as monthly stipend for candidates that have passed the relevant qualification test.

General conditions for applicants are to:

- be maximum age of 35 years on 31 December 2017;
- not take up other assignments during the period of his/her fellowship;
- not hold Chinese citizenship;

Prior to application submission, eligible candidates need to find a supervisor who agrees to be academic supervisor and approves the scholarship application. See here for information of supervisors. 

See the official website for further detailed criteria for eligibility, and step by step guidelines for applications.

Click here for contact details for further information and application support.

Deadline for submitting all material and applications: 31 MARCH 2017