Student Funding Opportunities

The William & Mary Confucius Institute (WMCI) offers a variety of funding opportunities for W&M students.

Chinese Cultural Events Funding

Funds to support China-focused events, including lectures, performances, and etc.

Confucius Institute Scholarship

Scholarships sponsored by Hanban for undergraduate students to study at a university in China for a semester or an academic year. Graduating seniors, especially those who intend to be Chinese language teachers, are strongly encouraged to apply.

Young Leaders Fellowship

Support outstanding young adults to visit China. These individuals should hold at least a Bachelor’s degree and a certain leadership position in the fields of politics, economics, finance, law, education, culture, arts, and media. Senior undergraduates or graduate students who hold a leadership position in student associations at foreign universities can also apply.

Ph.D. in China Fellowship

Support foreign students to pursue full-time Ph.D. degrees in humanities and social sciences at Chinese universities.