Scholarships

Taiwan Scholarship

In 2004, four government agencies of Taiwan, the Ministry of Education (MOE), Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA), Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA), and National Science Council of the Executive Yuan (NSC), jointly established the Taiwan Scholarship Program to encourage outstanding international students to undertake degree programs in Taiwan. Details about each of the Taiwan Scholarships are shown below. Some universities offer scholarships. Information about these can be obtained from each university's website.

Application

The application period is from February 1 to March 31, each year, unless individual Taiwan Representative Offices specify otherwise. For application guidelines and forms, scholarship types and quotas, as well as information about the selection process and outcome announcements, applicants may contact a Taiwan Representative Office directly.

Various Types of Taiwan Scholarship

Type of Scholarships Program Level Criteria Scholarship Amount Duration of Award

MOE Scholarships

  • Pre-degree Mandarin Language Enrichment Programs (LEP)
  • Undergraduate Programs
  • Graduate Programs
Recipients from counteries other than those eligible to receive MOFA scholarship A monthly stipend of NTD25,000 (≒USD780) for undergraduate or LEP study, and ND30,000 (≒USD940) for graduate degree program
  • Undergraduate program: maximum 4 years
  • Master's program: maximum 2 years
  • Doctoral program: maximum 3 years
  • LEP: maximum 1 year

MOFA Scholarships

Recipients from counteries with diplomatic relations
with Taiwan
One economyclass, directroute roundtrip international airfare, plus a monthly stipend of NTD30,000(≒USD940)

MOEA Scholarships

Graduate Program only Recipients from counteries other than those special in the MOFA scholarship A monthly stipend of NTD30,000(≒USD940)

NSC Scholarships

Graduate programs in science and technology (physics, chemistry, mathematics, engineering, medicine and agriculture science, to name a few) Recipients from counteries other than those special in the MOFA scholarship A monthly stipend of
NTD30,000(≒USD940)

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