The Institute of International Education (IIE) is accepting applications for a scholarship for students to study abroad in China. Below is the preliminary information about the program. If you have any students who you know may be interested in studying abroad in China, please have them contact Emma Bonoli at for more information.

Application Now Open for Chinese Government Scholarship!

The Institute of International Education (IIE) is now accepting applications for the Chinese Government Scholarship (CGS) for 2018. Awards are available for one year of Chinese language study, or for multi-year bachelor’s, master’s or Ph.D. programs.

This award will cover tuition and accommodation fees, and awardees will be provided a monthly living allowance and medical insurance coverage.

Interested students should contact Emma Bonoli ( at IIE as soon as possible for application details, instructions, and deadlines. For preliminary information, please visit

IMPORTANT NOTE:  Applicants via IIE will email and mail their application materials directly to Emma Bonoli as well as submitting them through the online portal, and we anticipate setting an early February deadline for students nominated through IIE. This deadline will be earlier than what will be posted on the website for the wider pool of direct applications to Chinese Embassy or Consulates.