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Unlock Your Future: Chinese Scholarship Council Offers Scholarships for MSc in Public Policy and Human Development

Embark on a transformative journey in policy and development with the Chinese Scholarship Council (CSC) scholarships for the Master of Science in Public Policy and Human Development (MPP) at UNU-MERIT. Explore the opportunities to shape the future and contribute to global progress.

Chinese Scholarship Council (CSC) Scholarship Programme:

  • Full tuition coverage for 10 incoming students who are citizens of China.
  • Scholarship covers tuition fee, monthly cost-of-living assistance, health insurance, and return airfare between China and the Netherlands for MPP completion.

Eligibility Criteria: To be considered for the CSC Scholarship Programme, candidates must:

  • Be a citizen of the People’s Republic of China.
  • Be under 28 years of age at the time of application.
  • Hold a Bachelor’s degree or be enrolled in the final year of a Master’s degree programme.
  • Have experience working in an international organization for at least six (6) months or hold a Master’s degree.
  • Have received an offer of admission to the MPP and paid the application handling fee.

Application Timeline:

  • 15 March 2024: Deadline for MPP application (including handling fee payment).
  • 30 March 2024: Applicants informed of MPP acceptance.
  • 10 April 2024: Deadline for MPP-accepted applicants to apply to CSC.
  • From 1 June 2024: CSC informs scholarship applicants of their acceptance.

MPP Scholarship for Non-EU Students:

  • Awarded to one non-EU student each year without age restrictions.
  • Covers the non-EU institutional tuition fee for the academic year 2024/25 (€16,600).

Eligibility Criteria for MPP Scholarship: To be eligible for the MPP Scholarship, candidates must:

  • Hold nationality in a country outside the EU/EEA, the UK, and Switzerland.
  • Have not previously studied outside of their home country.
  • Hold a Bachelor or pre-Master degree.
  • Have received an offer of admission to the MPP and paid the application handling fee.

Application Timeline for MPP Scholarship:

  • Before 1 February 2024: Complete MPP application and pay handling fee.
  • Before 15 February 2024: If accepted onto the programme, apply for the MPP Scholarship.

Unlock your potential and apply now to shape the future through education and opportunities. Find full details HERE!