For the purpose of cultivating qualified International Chinese language teachers and facilitating Chinese language education in other countries, the Center for Language Education and Cooperation (CLEC) will continue with the International Chinese Language Teachers (Online Program) Scholarship, hereinafter referred to as Scholarship of Online Program. Confucius Institutes, independently operated Confucius Classrooms, certain HSK test centers, Chinese language (education) departments of foreign universities, professional associations for Chinese language instruction of other countries, Chinese embassies (consulates) abroad (collectively “recommending institutions”) may recommend outstanding students and currently-employed Chinese language teachers to study International Chinese Language Education or related majors in Chinese universities and colleges (“host institutions”).
China Three Gorges University (CTGU) locates in the Yichang city of Hubei Province. It’s established by the Ministry of Water Resources and Hubei Government. Now CTGU has overall 1500 international students from more than 60 countries. As one of the excellent recommending institutions for CIS, CTGU opens the online training program for the international Chinese language teachers’ scholarship winners. Welcome Chinese language learners all over the world to apply.
All applicants shall be:
a) Non-Chinese citizens;
b) In good physical and mental conditions, and with good academic performance and conduct;
c) Committed to the Chinese language education and related work;
d) Between the ages of 16 and 35 (as of September 1st , 2021). Applicants currently working as Chinese language teachers shall not be over 45.
Ⅱ. Scholarship Coverage: Tuition Waived
Ⅲ、Scholarship of Online Program & Qualifications
1． 一学年汉语研修生: 每年9月或3月入学。一般汉语水平考试成绩需达到HSK（三级）180分，提供HSKK成绩者优先。
1. Scholarship for One-Academic-Year Study
Enroll in September or March every year. Applicants shall have a minimum score of 180 on the HSK test (Level 3). Priority will be given to applicants who provide an HSKK test score.
2. Scholarship for One-Semester Study
Enroll in September or March every year. Applicants shall have taken the HSK test (no specific requirements for the level and score).
3. Scholarship for Four-Week Study
The recommendation institutions and receiving universities can apply for this program. The number of the applicants shall no less than 15 who can be the Chinese learners or local Chinese teachers, etc. The duration is more than 4 weeks. The study contents include but are not limited to international Chinese language education, Chinese language, Chinese language and literature, etc. The applicant should submit the application form of international Chinese teacher scholarship project to CLEC for approval in advance, and the admission time can be flexibly arranged.
4. Applicants currently working as Chinese language teachers shall provide proof of employment as well as a reference letter by the employer. The HSK certificates can be exempted.
请登录奖学金网站，查询推荐机构，在接受院校一栏选择三峡大学, 提交申请材料，关注申请进程、审核意见与奖学金评审结果；同时还需登录三峡大学国际学生管理服务平台：http：//lsx.ctgu.edu.cn, 在线提交申请材料，并与三峡大学留学生招生办公室保持联系，了解申请进度。
Online registration will be available on the International Chinese Language Teachers Scholarship application website (cis.chinese.cn). Please log on to search for recommending institutions and choose China Three Gorges University as host institutions; upload application materials online; and track the application progress, comments and result. Meanwhile, please log on the CTGU International Students’ Platform http://lsx.ctgu.edu.cn then submit application documents online. Applicants need to keep in touch with the admission office of CTGU for the application process.
The application deadlines (Beijing Time) are: July 12th, 2021.
CLEC will entrust an expert panel to review the applications. Decisions will be made based on HSK and HSKK scores and levels, and in consideration of country distribution as well as other factors.
V. Application Documents
a) a scanned copy of passport photo page;
b) a scanned copy of score reports of the HSK and HSKK tests (within the two-year validity);
c) a reference letter by the head of the recommending institutions.
d) Applicants currently working as Chinese language teachers shall provide proof of employment as well as a reference letter by the employer.
e) Applicants shall also provide additional documents required by the host institutions.
Division of Test and Scholarships of CLEC
Admission Office of CTGU
E-mail: admission @ctgu.edu.cn；xping firstname.lastname@example.org