In 2023, ANU re-signed an agreement with the Department of International and Cross-Strait Education of the Ministry of Education of the Republic of China (Taiwan) (hereunder referred to as "DICE") to continue the Taiwan Australian National University Scholarship until 2028.
The scholarship program commenced in 2013 and provides tuition fees and stipends for up to 5 Taiwanese students per year to undertake PhD studies at ANU over the course of the five year agreement. The scholarships will be jointly funded by ANU and DICE.
plus full tuition (current year value)
5 on offer
Payments made fortnightly
Payments made for 3.5 years
Student typesInternational, Prospective
Student levelsPostgraduate research
Number of scholarships awarded5 on offer
Selection basesAcademic merit
Ongoing eligibilityContinuation based on academic performance
Extension duration6 month extension available.
Eligibility: Scholarship is awarded on the condition that the scholar is a citizen of Taiwan who is admitted to and continues to pursue a full-time program for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy at The Australian National University. Applicants should normally be resident in Taiwan, Penghu, Kinmen, and Ma Tsu, although those currently residing outside Taiwan are not excluded.
Eligible Program: PhD
Selection basis: Students selected for the Scholarships must be exemplary students who have demonstrated merit through consistently achieving high academic results.
It is anticipated that up to 5 Taiwan-ANU PhD Scholarships will be offered in the 2023 application round (commencement year: 2024).
Application to ANU - deadline for 2023 Taiwan-ANU PhD Scholarships: 30 November 2023.
Study must be commenced between 1 May 2024 and 31 August 2024.
Students must apply to ANU for the PhD program before 30 November 2023. When completing Section 2 (Scholarships) of the ANU PhD application form, please specify under 'Other' that you will be applying for the 'Taiwan Australian National University Scholarship'.
Application to Taiwan DICE: 08:30am CST 13 November 2023- 12:00pm CST 7 December 2023.
Students should submit a separate scholarship application to Taiwan Ministry of Education between 13 November 2023 and 7 December 2023.