2021 Alliance of International Science Organizations (ANSO) Masters and PhD Scholarship in China

Applications are invited for 2021 Alliance of International Science Organizations (ANSO) Masters and PhD Scholarship in China. The Alliance of International Science Organizations (ANSO) is a non-profit, non-government international organization founded in 2018. Founding members include 37 scientific institutions, universities, and international organizations worldwide. ANSO aims to improve regional and global capacity in science and technology, human livelihoods, and wellbeing, and to promote broader S&T cooperation and communication. The ANSO Scholarship sponsors 200 Master’s students and 300 PhD students every year to pursue postgraduate education at the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC), the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (UCAS) or institutes of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) around China.

Scholarship details

  • Duration: up to 36 months for masters and PhD program: up to 48 months. 
  • Application Deadline: March 31st 2021

Eligibility

  • Applicants must not hold Chinese citizenship.
  • Applicants must be proficient in English or Chinese.
  • For master’s program applicants must be born after 1 January 1991 (inclusive);
  • For PhD program applicants must be born after 1 January 1986 (inclusive);
  • Meet the admission criteria for international students of USTC/UCAS;
  • Applicants must not take up other assignments during the period of his/her scholarship.
  • Awardees are required to finish centralized training in Chinese language, Chinese culture, and all required credits as well as practical research and completion of degree thesis at colleges and schools of USTC/UCAS or CAS institutes.
  • All the awardees are required to abide by Chinese laws and USTC/UCAS regulations and rules.
  • If you are currently pursuing a doctoral degree at any university/institution in China, you are NOT eligible for the   PhD program of this scholarship. 
  • Otherwise, you will be disqualified from admission and the situation will be reported to your current university/institution.
  • You are NOT allowed to apply for the ANSO Scholarship in both USTC and UCAS simultaneously, otherwise you will be disqualified from admission.

Worth 

  • Tuition waiver
  • Monthly stipend:
  • Master’s: 3000 RMB/month
  • PhD: 6000 or 7000 RMB/month (depending on whether he/she has passed the qualification test arranged by USTC/UCAS).
  • Health insurance
  • Application fee waiver
  • Travel subsidy from their home countries to China (one trip per person)
  • Any scholarship awardee on site in China, the host country, at the time of application will NOT be eligible for any travel subsidy.

Consequence of failed annual assessments

Masters

  • Termination of his/her scholarship.
  • Discontinuity of his/her master’s study.
  • Being provided with a certificate of attendance for the period of study undertaken in China but not a formal master’s degree.

PhD

  • Termination of his/her scholarship.
  • Discontinuity of his/her doctoral study.
  • Being provided with a certificate of attendance for the period of study undertaken in China but not a formal doctoral degree.

For More Information, Visit the Official Webpage



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