Scholarships

NCCU Scholarships

Eligible Applicants: New Degree Students

Tuition Waiver

Applicable Degree and Duration: Bachelor (4 Years), Master (2 Years), Ph.D. (3 Years)

Award Coverage:

Bachelor full waiver: 5 students; Master full waiver: 10 students, Bachelor half waiver: 5 students; Master half waiver 5 students

Ph.D. full waiver: 12 students

Notes:Only for newly admitted international students who are not awarded with other scholarship

No application necessary: Recommended by the departments or programs to OIC during application evaluation each year

New International Student Scholarship

Applicable Degree: Bachelor, Master, Ph.D.

Award Amount: Bachelor NT$ 60,000, Master NT$ 80,000, Ph.D. NT$ 100,000

(Award recipients shall receive the scholarship award by remittance in two equal installments during the semester of enrollment)

Notes: Only for newly admitted international students who are not awarded with other scholarship

No applciation necessary: Recommended by the departments or programs to OIC during application evaluation each year

Relevant links: Chinese Guideline  English Guideline

New Inbound International Students Scholarship Pilot Plan

Applicable Degree and Duration: Bachelor (4 Years), Master (2 Years), Ph.D. (3 Years)

Award Coverage: 

Full scholarship: tuition waiver and a living allowance of NT$ 150,000 per academic year; living allowance is remitted by the college monthly.

 Half scholarship: tuition waiver

Notes: Only for newly admitted international students who are not awarded with other scholarship

No application necessary: Recommended by the departments or programs to OIC, during application evaluation each year

Relevant links: Guideline

 

Eligible Applicants: Current Degree Students

Academic Excellence Scholarship 

◆Applicable Degree: Bachelor, Master, Ph.D.

◆Award Amount: Depends on funding availability

◆Notes: Students who have been enrolled at NCCU for more than one semester may apply. A transcript of the previous semester will be required upon applying. Those who have received other full scholarships are excluded.

◆How to Apply: Students apply to the International Cooperation Office, in September and late February each year (the actual date is subject to the announcement of OIC)

◆Relevant links: Chinese Guideline  English Guideline

Note: For scholarships provided by colleges, departments, institutes, and programs, please contact the respective affiliates directly.


Governmental Scholarships

Eligible Applicants: New Degree Students

Taiwan Scholarship

MOE

◆Applicable Degree and Duration: Bachelor (4 Years), Master (2 Years), Ph.D. (4 Years)

◆Award Coverage:

Bachelor: A monthly stipend of NT$ 15,000, Tuition reimbursement per semester of NT$ 40,000; if the tuition exceeds NT$ 40,000, the remainder of all costs shall be covered by the recipient.

Master and Ph.D.: A monthly stipend of NT$ 20,000, Tuition reimbursement per semester:(information lacking)

■ Recipients who enrolled at IMBA and MBA: the cap on tuition waiver is NT$ 40,000 per semester;

if the tuition exceeds NT$ 40,000, the remainder of all costs shall be paid by the recipients

■ Recipients who enrolled at departments other than IMBA and MBA: Tuition waiver

■ According to the letter of request of IMAS approved on March 17, 2020, the tuition of MOE Taiwan 

Scholarship students enrolled at IMAS will be covered by MOE and IMAS from the spring semester of 2020

MOFA

◆Applicable Degree and Duration: Bachelor (4 Years), Master (2 Years), Ph.D. (4 Years)

◆Award Coverage: A monthly stipend of NT$ 30,000, round-trip economy-class flight tickets

MOST

◆Applicable Degree and Duration: Master (2 Years), Ph.D. (3 Years)

◆Award Coverage: A monthly stipend of NT$ 30,000

◆How to Apply: Please contact Taiwan Overseas Representative Office in your country; application time: Feb. 1-Mar. 31 

(exact application time: TBA by Taiwan Overseas Representative Offices) 

◆Relevant links: Ministry of Education  Taiwan Overseas Representative Offices  

Taiwan Scholarship And Huayu Enrichment Scholarship Office

Taiwan ICDF Higher Education Scholarship Programs

◆Applicable Degree and Duration: Bachelor (4 Years), Master (2 Years), Ph.D. (4 Years)

◆Award Coverage and How to Apply: Please visit the TaiwanICDF website

◆Notes: ONLY applicable for those from certain countries

Must be applied via Taiwan Representative Office in the applicant’s home country

ONLY applicable for the programs participating Taiwan ICDF scholarship programs: IUP in BA  IMBA  IMPIS

◆Relevant links: TaiwanICDF  Taiwan Overseas Representative Offices 

Elite Scholarship Program:

Southeast or South Asia/Africa

◆Applicable Degree and Duration: Master (2 Years), Ph.D. (3 Years) 

(The maximum duration of 3 years of sponsorship through this program is not to be extended. Thus, a student who has previously acquired a two-year Master’s degree under the Elite Scholarship Program would only be eligible to receive another year of financial support for his/her Ph.D. degree)

◆Award Coverage: 

Tuition Waiver and Monthly Stipend (Depends on funding availability); Scholarship Quota is to be announced and regulated by the Ministry of Education of the Republic of China (Taiwan)

◆Notes:

Scholarship applicants shall currently occupy a formal lecturer position at a public or private college or university in Southeast or South Asia/Africa. Nationals of the Republic of China and overseas Chinese citizens are not eligible.

Candidates who are in one of the following conditions are disqualified from the scholarship application process:

1. Individuals who are not eligible to apply in case they are currently enrolled in a college or university in Taiwan, or are presently deferring their studies in such an educational institution. Exempted from this regulation are recent or soon-to-be graduates from Bachelor’s and Master’s programs, who are applying for a higher degree. (Please check this.)

2. Candidates who intend to enroll in a program at the same level of degree that he/she has already acquired at an educational institution in Taiwan previously.  

3. Current exchange students or students with a double (or joint) degree through an academic cooperation between a foreign educational institution and a college or university in Taiwan are not permitted to apply.

4. Applicants are not allowed to receive any other scholarship funds or subsidies from a governmental agency or institution of the Republic of China during their studies.      

◆How to Apply:

Recommended by the departments or programs to OIC. Scholarship applicant should submit the following two documents   

(1) Proof of employment in the aforementioned position

(2) Scholarship Application Form: Southeast or South AsiaAfrica