Schwarzman Scholarship Program (Global)

Schwarzman Scholarship Program (Global)

Conducted By : Schwarzman College
May 31 2018   Scholarship   Undergraduate   Global
 About Schwarzman Scholarship Program (Global)
  • Schwarzman College in China invites applications from candidates interested in pursuing a one-year Master’s Degree in Public Policy, International Relations, Economics and Business at Tsinghua University. (Study in China). The Academic session will begin in January 2018 and it is a fully funded program and exceptional students would be selected.
  • The candidates selected for the Schwarzman Scholarship Program 2018 will get complete scholarship including Tuition fee, boarding, laptop, the smartphone as well as health insurance.
  • Schwarzman Scholarship Program has been designed to enhance the leadership abilities of the students and deepen their knowledge of China in the global context.
  • The Curriculum has been developed in collaboration with some of the very well-known universities such as Oxford, Harvard, Duke, Stanford, Yale and Princeton University.
  • Schwarzman Scholarship Program has no restriction over nationality and specific Bachelor’s Degree and every year it selects close to 200 scholars for the program. Though there are no restrictions on the nationality there are some quotas:
    • 45% of students will be selected from the US
    • 20% from China
    • 35% from Rest of the World.
 Details
  • Age: candidates making application for the program should be between 18-29 years of age as on May 31, 2018
  • Academic Qualification: The applicant must be a graduate from a recognized institution or University. There are no minimum qualifying marks for the program.

  • English Language Proficiency: The candidates must show strong English language skills.
    • TOEFL, IELTS and PTE Language test scores are accepted for the purpose.
    • Minimum Score
      • TOEFL iBT: 100
      • TOEFL PBT: 600
      •  IELTS: 7
      • PTE Academic: 68
 Reward Description

Schwarzman Scholarship Program Rewards:

Toral 200 candidates will be selected for the Schwarzman Scholarship Program and will be entitled to the following benefits:

  • Tuition
  • Fees
  • 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
  • Lenovo laptop and smartphone
  • Health insurance
  • A modest personal stipend
 Application Process

Schwarzman Scholarship Program Application Process:

The student has to make only one application for the scholarship program and need not apply separately to the University for the program.

The applications for the scholarship will be made online and the students willing to make an application can visit the website to start the application process. Details related to the application process are as follow:

  • Mode of Application: The applicants need to make an online application using the online application portal of the university. 
  • Required Details: While making the applications candidates need to submit the following documents:
    • Transcript of academic record: A Transcript of the academic programs attended is to be uploaded at the time of application.
    • Letters of Recommendation: Applicant need to submit 3 letter of recommendations and one of them should be from the recommender who has had direct experience with the candidate and can describe the candidate’s leadership potential.
  • Curriculum Vitae: A latest CV of the candidate presenting all the relevant details and achievements.
  • Essay: The candidate should submit an essay divided into 3 sections mentioned as follow:
    • Personal Statement: Word limit 750 words.
    • Leadership Essay: Word limit 500 words.
    • Current affairs Essay: Word limit 500 words.
 Selection Process

Each applicant will need to provide an essay in three distinct sections and one short answer question. These can be completed offline and must be uploaded to the application.

The essay includes the following sections: 

  • Personal Statement (750 words)
  • Leadership Section (750 words)
  • Current Affairs Section (500 words)

The essays are a critical component of the application, designed to help the selection committee understand you as an individual and get a sense of your leadership abilities/potential, as well as your writing and analytical skills.

 Contact Details
  • Address: Tsinghua University, Shunde Building, Room 128, Haidian District, Beijing, 100084 P.R. China
  • Phone: + (86) 10 6279 6901
  • Email: SchwarzmanScholars.AsiaPacific@iie.org