The Schwarzman Scholars Program for Future Leaders is now open for all candidate. The scholars program is designed to identify the most promising young leaders from around the world to ensure that the next generation of business, political, and civil society leaders can effectively serve as bridges between China and the rest of the world.
Anchored in an 11-month professional Master’s Degree in Global Affairs at Beijing’s prestigious Tsinghua University
Scholarships Number and Award:
The extraordinary students selected to become Schwarzman Scholars will receive a comprehensive scholarship. It will include:
-Room and board
-Travel to and from Beijing at the beginning and end of the academic year
-An in-country study tour
-Required course books and supplies
-A personal stipend
Education Level & Subject:
Master’s degree program
-Undergraduate degree or first degree from an accredited college or university or its equivalent.
-Applicants who are currently enrolled in undergraduate degree programs must be on track to successfully complete all degree requirements by August 1, 2019 before orientation begins. There are no requirements for a specific field of undergraduate study; all fields are welcome.
-Candidates must be at least 18 but not yet 29 years of age as of August 1, 2019.
English language proficiency.
-Applicants must demonstrate strong English skills, as all teaching will be conducted in English.
-If the applicant’s native language is not English, official English proficiency test scores must be submitted with the application.
-This requirement is waived for applicants who graduated from an undergraduate/graduate institution where the primary language of instruction was English for at least two years of the applicant’s academic program.
-Married applicants may apply and will be at no disadvantage in the application process.
-There are no citizenship or nationality requirements. Academic excellence will be a requirement for successful applicant, but here is no minimum GPA or class rank required to apply.
-Applicants are expected to have demonstrated excellence in their academic studies, and the most competitive candidates will be among the top students in their graduating class.
-A complete and successfully submitted online application
-Uploaded transcripts/academic records
-Three electronic letters of recommendation
How to Apply:
September 27, 2018