Schwarzman Scholars Program at Tsinghua University

A comprehensive scholarship to support students pursuing a one-year Masters in Global Affairs at Tsinghua University in Beijing.

See also: Marie Curie Scholarships

General information

Applications open

15 Apr 2020

Last day for applications

22 Sep 2020

Applicable study areas

All study areas

Number of scholarships awarded

Approximately 2

Application process

Interested candidates will participate in a rigorous and thorough selection process, designed to identify the most promising young leaders from around the world. The process includes an online application and credentials evaluation as well as in-person regional interviews. Those selected will have demonstrated their potential to not only benefit from but also contribute to the Schwarzman Scholars program.

Detailed information about the program, including the application process and the curriculum, is available from the Schwarzman Scholars website.

When will I know the outcome?

Applicants will receive outcomes direct from the Schwarzman Scholars Admissions Office in mid to late November.


To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

  • have completed an undergraduate degree or be on track to complete all degree requirements by August 1, 2021
  • be at least 18 but not yet 29 years of age as of August 1, 2021
  • have strong English skills

Further information on eligibility requirements are available here.

What are the benefits?

A comprehensive scholarship which covers the cost of tuition, accommodation, travel to and from Beijing, study materials including a laptop and smartphone, health insurance and a living stipend.