Scholarships to China – deadline 26 May

The Confucius Institute Scholarships for 2011 have just been announced and this year there are three types of scholarship on offer.

Type A
Scholarships for four weeks to be taken between July-Aug 2011 or Sept 2011-Jan 2012

Type B
Scholarships of one academic year focusing on Chinese language & culture, education or Chinese history as a major.

Type C
Master in International Education of Chinese Language scholarship

The deadline for submission is Thursday 26 May 2011. Please download the PDF guidelines below. Please note online application to the global database via and written application to the Confucius Institute are both required

Please read through the information provided in the PDF below and on the Hanban website shown above. Should you have any questions please contact us on 0131 662 2180 or email

As you will see applicants should have or be awaiting results of the new HSK exam. For those who do not hold HSK at present a special HSK exam will take place on 21 May. Please register by 19 May. Full details on the HSK and the registration form can be found at

Good luck!

Application Procedures for the Confucius Institute Scholarship | 孔子学院奖学金申请办法 (2011)