Confucius Institute Scholarship
In order to support the development of Confucius Institutes, facilitate Chinese language promotion and Chinese cultural transmission in the world, cultivate qualified Chinese language teachers and talented students of Chinese language, Confucius Institute Headquarters launches the “Confucius Institute Scholarship” program to provide financial aid for students, scholars and Chinese language teachers worldwide to pursue a Master’s degree in Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages (MTCSOL) in Chinese universities (hereinafter referred to as "host institutes"), or study in such majors as Chinese Language and Literature, Chinese History and Chinese Philosophy.
In 2013, four students from the University of Texas at Dallas, one student from the University of North Texas, and one student who learned Chinese in the Confucius Institute at UT Dallas, have obtained the scholarship to study in China’s universities. They are:
- Trang Viet Phuong Pham
- Thomas La Piana
- Aditya Rajan
- Regina Elizabeth Hall
- Miranda Miskowiec
- Yen Linh Chu
These six scholarship winners will study either in Southeast University, which is the partner school of the University of Texas at Dallas, or in other universities in China.
For detailed information and how to apply for the Scholarship, please send an email to: Confucius@utdallas.edu, or call 972-883-4860.