The Embassy of the Republic of China (Taiwan) is pleased to announce the offer of Taiwan ICDF (International Cooperation and Development Fund) Scholarship Program at undergraduate or graduate level for qualified Belizeans. These scholarships are for enrollment at universities in Taiwan, commencing in September 2014. Programs offered include:
1. National Sun Yat-sen University (NSYSU)
International Master’s Program in Electric Power Engineering February 28, 2014
2. National Taiwan University (NTU)
Agricultural Economics Master Program March 7, 2014
3. National Pingtung University of Science and Technology (NPUST)
Undergraduate Program in Tropical Agriculture for Central Americans March 14, 2014
Master’s and Ph.D. Programs in Tropical Agriculture March 14, 2014
4.National Tsing Hua University (NTHU)
International MBA in Technology Management March 15, 2014
International Master Program in Information Systems and Applications March 15, 2014
5. Kun Shan University of Technology (KSU)
International Undergraduate and Master’s Program in Mechanical Engineering March 15, 2014
6. National Chung Cheng University (CCU)
Master in Educational Leadership and Management Development March 15, 2014
7. I-Sou University
School Medicine for international Students March 15, 2014
8. National Chengchi University (NCCU)
International Undergraduate Program in the Department of Business Administration March 28, 2014
International Masters of Business Administration March 28, 2014
International Master’s Program in International Studies in College of International Affairs March 28, 2014
9. Taipei Medical University (TMU)
International Master’s Program in Health Care Administration March 28, 2014
10. National Cheng Kung University (NCKU)
International Master Program in Civil Engineering and Management March 30, 2014
International Bachelor Program in Civil Engineering (Mandarin-taught Program) March 30, 2014
11. National Taiwan Ocean University (NTOU)
International Master’s Program in Aquaculture Technology and Management March 31, 2014
International Bachelor Program in Environmental Biology and Fisheries Science
(Mandarin-taught Program) March 31, 2014
12. National Taipei University of Nursing and Health Science (NTUNHS)
International Nursing Master of Science Program March 31, 2014
13. Ming Chuan University (MCU)
Undergraduate Program in International Business and Trade March 31, 2014
Undergraduate Program in Journalism and Mass Communication March 31, 2014
14. National Chung Hsing University (NCHU)
International Bachelor Program of Agribusiness March 31, 2014
International Master Program of Agriculture March 31, 2014
15. National Dong Hwa University (NDHU)
Bachelor Program in Computer Science and Information Engineering (Mandarin-taught Program) March 31, 2014
16. Kaohsiung Medical University
Bachelor Program in Medical Laboratory Sciences and Technology April 1, 2014
17. National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU)
Graduate Institute of International Human Resource Development April 3, 2014
18. National Central University (NCU)
International Master’s Program in Environment Sustainable Development April 15, 2014
19. Yuan Ze University (YZU)
International Master’s Program in Industrial Engineering and Management April 15, 2014
20. Taipei National University of the Arts (TNUA)
International Master of Arts Program in Cultural Creative Industries April 15, 2014
21. National Yang Ming University (NYMU)
Master’s and Ph.D. Program in International Health April 20, 2014
(1)Scholarship recipients will be provided with a round trip airfare, housing, tuition fees, credit fees, insurance, textbook costs, and a monthly allowance which varies for different study programs.
(2)Applicants need fill out and submit the TaiwanICDF Scholarship application form and related documents for intended program of study to the Embassy before March 14, 2014.
(3)For the TaiwanICDF Scholarship Application form, visit the link to the online application http://www.icdf.org.tw/TSP/Welcome.aspx . Please fill out the first page of the application form and print it out and sign it. After March 14, 2014, the above-mentioned website will be shut down and cannot apply afterward.
(4)For the University application for intended program of study, visit the website: http://www.icdf.org.tw/ct.asp?xItem=12507&CtNode=30318&mp=2, and click: “Enrollment Websites for TaiwanICDF Scholarship Partner Universities”. Applicants must submit their application and required documents by post to the Universities intended to study by themselves before the application deadlines of different Universities.
(5)The result of the application will be roughly revealed in June 30, 2014. The scholarship recipients must sign the letter of Acceptance , otherwise their qualification of scholarship will be cancelled and replaced by the waiting list candidates.
(6)For those who will be scheduled to graduate from school in June 2014, are allowed to apply, and they need to submit the original school letter and transcript certified by the Ministries of Education and Foreign Affairs in Belmopan.
Duration of Scholarships:
The award period varies for different study program as follow:
Undergraduate program: maximum 4 years.
Master program: maximum 2 years.
Doctor Program: maximum 4 years.
Eligibility Requirements: Applicant must meet all of the following criteria:
1. Be Belizean citizens (Overseas Chinese and Taiwanese nationals are not eligible).
2. Is not current recipient of a scholarship or subsidy being offered by any other government agencies or educational institutions in Taiwan.
3. For undergraduate programs, must possess a senior or vocational high school diploma; for graduate programs, must possess an undergraduate or graduate degree relevant to the intended area of study. The minimum GPA must be 3 or above.
Be in good mental and physical health and under the age of 50.
For those who work in governmental agencies must submit the approval letter issued from their working agencies when deliver their application.
Can not be cancelled for scholarship qualification or be expelled from University studied in Taiwan before.
Required Documents: ( Must be original)
A complete application includes the following materials:
1. Completed TaiwanICDF Scholarship Application Form (must on-line apply and print it out before March 14, 2014 )
2.TaiwanICDF Medical Report within 3 months, including a HIV test (download website: http://www.icdf.org.tw/ct.asp?xItem=12507&CtNode=30318&mp=2).
3.Photocopy of the highest-level diploma certified by the Ministries of Education and Foreign Affairs in Belmopan.
4.Original complete grade transcripts duly certified by the Ministries of Education and Foreign Affairs in Belmopan.
5.Two (2) recommendation letters
6.Itemized C. V . and resume( includes academic background and/or working experiences)
7.Copy of passport
All required documents mentioned-above must be completed electronically or in typewritten format and submitted in a 10" X 13" sized envelope specifying intended program of study, no later than March 14, 2014, to Embassy of the Republic of China (Taiwan), #20 North Park Street, Belize City. Late and incomplete applications will not be considered.
For further information, please visit the link: http://www.taiwanembassy.org/BZ, or contact Mr. John Chang, Embassy of the Republic of China (Taiwan), #20 North Park Street, Belize City. Tel: 227-8744, 223-1862 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org