Language Program

International Chinese Language Teachers Scholarship for One-year Chinese Language Study Students

I. Eligibility

1. Applicants should be non-Chinese citizens with no bad behavior records, aged between 16 and 35, in good health condition.

2. Applicants should be students or scholars who are devoted to Chinese cultural transmission, majoring in Chinese communication or related.

3. Applicants should provide HSK certificate and have a minimum score of 210 in HSK test (Level 3).

4. Applicants currently studying in China are not eligible.

5. ‘Chinese Bridge’ winners who have been awarded 2022‘International Chinese Language Teachers Scholarship Certificate’ can apply for admission according to the scholarship specified in the certificate. Please consult chinesebridge@chinese.cn concerning scholarship awarding.

II. Scholarship Coverage and Criteria

This category provides a sponsorship for 11 months and covers the following aspects.

1. Tuition fee: one year tuition fee, HSK and HSKK test fee (once), textbook fee is not included.

2. Accommodation fee: free dormitory rooms (usually double rooms). For those who live off campus with the permission of host institutions are entitled to accommodation allowance from host institutions by month or by quarter. The allowance criteria are RMB700 per person on monthly basis.

3. Living allowance: the allowance criteria are RMB2,500 per person on monthly basis.

4. Comprehensive medical insurance expenses: RMB800 for one year.

III. Enrollment Time

Sept., 2022

For the specific date, please refer to the Admission Notice from ECNU.

IV. Application Documents

1. For application, please finish the application on the scholarship website (http://cis.chinese.cn) and also ECNU website (https://lxsapply.ecnu.edu.cn/c.asp?action=student_sign).

2. Scanned copies of passport photo page. For applicants who are under 18, parents should officially entrust foreigner residents in China or Chinese citizens as guardians and submit notarization documents of the guardian guarantee.

3. Scanner copies of HSK.

4. Recommendation letter signed by recommending institution director (objective- evaluation applicant should indicate identity of Confucius Institute student or others; in-service Chinese teacher should supply incumbency certificate and recommendation letter by inaugural institution).

5. Application statement. Applicant of international Chinese education master should submit application statement in Chinese or English, including applicant’s Chinese study background, study plans and goals in China as well as applicant’s signature.

6. Foreigner physical examination form. The form is made by department of health and quarantine of China and should be completed by English. The form is invalid on the following condition: uncompleted, lacks of photo or has photo without cross-page seal, has no doctor’s signature or hospital’s seal.

7. Non-criminal cerficiate (notarized photocopy in English or Chinese). 

Notes: Electronic form of all the materials above is required. You don’t need to send paper materials.

V. Admission Procedures

1. Finish the application on the International Chinese Language Teachers Scholarship website (cis.chinese.cn) and also ECNU application system (https://lxsapply.ecnu.edu.cn/c.asp?action=student_sign) and pay 400 rmb application fee.

2. Host institutions will review the eligibility of applicants.

3. Entrusted by CLEC, receiving scholarship.

4. Host institutions will post “Admission Notice”.

VI. Application Deadline

May 15,  2022

VII. Contact Information

Add: International Students Office, East China Normal University

Room 253, Physics Building, 3663 Zhongshan Rd.(N.), Shanghai, 200062, China

Tel: 86-21-62232013

Fax: 86-21-62238352

E-mail: lxs@ecnu.edu.cn


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