What Is It:
The Schwarzman Scholars Program provides funding for a one-year Master’s in Public Policy, Economics and Business, or International Studies at Tsinghua University in Beijing. The program trains future leaders to meet the challenges of the 21st century by preparing them to better understand China, its role in global trends and their role as future leaders.
Up to 200 Scholars will be chosen annually from around the world. They will live in Beijing for a year of study and cultural immersion, attending lectures, and experiencing China.
Eligibility and Criteria
• Have successfully completed their undergraduate degrees prior to enrollment.
• Be proficient in English.
• Be at least 18 but not yet 29 years of age as of August 1, 2018.
Academic aptitude and intellectual ability, leadership potential, entrepreneurial spirit, ability to anticipate paradigm changes, exemplary character, and desire to understand other cultures, perspectives and positions.
May 31, 2017: For applicants who hold passports from China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Macao
September 28, 2017: For applicants from all other countries.
For more information please visit the Schwarzman Scholars Program website, come to an info session, and/or schedule an appointment with Cindy Schaarschmidt, Director, Student Fellowships & Study Abroad.