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Confucius Institute Scholarship
To provide people around the world who are interested in Chinese language learning with more opportunities to further their studies, and to provide more resources for individual Confucius Institutes, the Confucius Institute Headquarters established the "Confucius Institute Scholarship" Program in 2009.
2016 Confucius Institute Scholarship applications have opened. Confucius Institute students and alumni (aged 18-35) are encouraged to apply.
Scholarships available in 2016:
- One academic year of in-country Chinese study
- One semester of in-country Chinese study
- Four weeks of in-country Chinese study
- Master’s Degree in Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages (MTCSOL)
- Bachelor's Degree in Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages (MTCSOL)
- One academic year of Chinese study + MTCSOL
The Confucius Institute Scholarship provides full coverage on tuition fees, accommodation fees, provides a living allowance and comprehensive medical insurance expenses.
See Confucius Institute Scholarships for more information. Please contact Yan before applying. For scholarships commencing in Semester 1 (September 2016) please apply before 10 April 2016. Note that all scholarships can be applied for all year round.
Applicants must be non-Chinese citizens in good health, aged between 18 and 35 (Chinese language teachers in post shall be aged below 45, and applicants for BTCSOL scholarship should be aged below 20).
The scholarship will be offered every year. Please contact the Confucius Institute at the University of Melbourne for further information.
Victorian Government Hamer Scholarship
The next round of Hamer Scholarships to China will open from 15 February - 13 March 2016 for study in China in the second half of 2016. The scholarships are targeted at Victorians seeking to further their engagement, understanding and develop partnerships with China. Scholarship recipients spend at least five-six months in-country focusing on intensive language study, cultural immersion and building professional networks and partnerships.
For application dates, further information about the scholarships and how to apply, visit www.business.vic.gov.au/hamerscholarships
Call for Applications – 2016 Confucius China Studies Program (CCSP) Fellowship
“Confucius China Studies Plan” (CCSP), previously known as “New China Study Plan”, was established by Confucius Institute Headquarters, to encourage a deeper understanding of China and the Chinese culture among young elites from around the world. Financial support is provided to successful applicants to support specific China-related research and other projects.
The Confucius China Studies Program provides funding for doctoral students and academics to study or carry out work in China and for workshops and publications on China Studies related topics.
Applications for the 2016 CCSP Fellowship are now open and will close on April 1st 2016. The Confucius Institute at the University of Melbourne can help assist interested students and scholars with the process of applying for the CCSP Fellowship but it is not responsible for decisions or recommendations on applications or funding.
There are a number of streams available including:
Sino-foreign Joint Research PhD Fellowship
PhD in China Fellowship
Joint Research Program
Short Visit to China
Chinese Senior Scholars Visiting Overseas Universities
Young Leaders Program
International Conference Program
Please click here for more information. If you would like to express your interest in applying through these programs, please contact Julia Gong, Confucius Institute at the University of Melbourne, 9035 8205, firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can also visit: www.hanban.org
The Confucius Institute at the University of Melbourne will celebrate the 10th Anniversary of its establishment in 2017. Therefore, we would like to invite our past and current students to explore their relationship with China from their own perspective. We encourage all of current and past students to enter the competition for the chance to win a free air ticket to China! Please see the full details via the link or speak to your teacher and/or CI staff member.
Chinese Beginners course on Collins Street (Chinese 1A) for Term 2 will run from April 27-June 29 and is now open for enrolment. We encourage booking early as this class has limited space. For more information please contact Linlin Lu on 90358204. We thank the Bank of Melbourne for their generous support of this program. .
“大山是外国人，但不是外人”——中国观众对大山的电视形象再熟悉不过。近两年这位来自加拿大的“国际幽人”将中国的单口相声和西方的stand- up comedy相结合，结果就是他的纯中文单口喜剧专场《大山侃大山》。在这里大山讲的都是台下鲜为人知的故事，分享近30年在中西文化之间的喜剧人生，让 观众耳目一新。原来“现场版”的大山比电视上的更精彩，更可乐！
Dashan is a household name in China, the only non-Chinese performer to have appeared 4 times on the CCTV Spring Festival Gala — the world’s most-watched TV program with an annual audience of over 800 million. He’s now helping to bring stand-up to China with this ground-breaking show, sharing hilarious behind-the-scene stories of his 30 years between East & West.
After 10 years based in Bouverie Street, CI would like to inform everyone that from December 19, 2016 it will relocate to a new office. Please note the new address is:
Level 1, Peter McPhee Centre, 272-278 Faraday Street, Carlton, 3053.
We look forward to welcoming you to our new office in 2017!