2022 Taiwan Fellowship open for online application (from May 1st to June 30th, 2021)

MOFA Taiwan Fellowship is established by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) to award foreign experts and scholars interested in researches related to Taiwan, cross-strait relations, mainland China, Asia-Pacific region and Sinology to conduct advanced research at universities or academic institutions in Taiwan. It is worth noting that research themes of 2022 Taiwan Fellowship would focus more on topics relevant to Taiwan’s foreign policy­ ─i.e. Taiwan’s participation in regional economic cooperation, enhancement of global and regional connection, “New Southbound Policy,” combat of fake news and disinformation, and security issues in Asia and the Pacific.

The application process began in May 1, 2021 to June 30, 2021, and recipients will conduct their research in Taiwan in 2022. For more information, please visit the Taiwan Fellowship’s website: http://taiwanfellowship.ncl.edu.tw/eng/about.aspx


For applicants of Northern California, Nevada, and Utah, after completing online application, please mail the following application documents by June 30, 2021 to Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in San Francisco

  • The copy of application form
  • Resume (including a publication list)
  • Research Proposal (three pages excluding references; academic format)
  • Two letters of recommendation or one letter of recommendation and one letter of agreement from the highest administrative director of your institute.