The “Understanding China” Short-term Visit program serves to support senior officials from government, education and culture, non-governmental organizations and business.
From two weeks to two months.
3) Application materials
• Achievements and rewards;
• A statement of purpose for the visit;
• Passport information;
•Priority is given to applicants who obtain a letter of recommendation from local Confucius Institutes, or the Chinese Embassy (Consulate) in your country.
4) How to apply
Applicants shall log in on http://ccsp.chinese.cn/ , download and fill in the application form, sign it before scanning it and sending it to firstname.lastname@example.org, and then post the application forms and other supporting documents required (both Chinese and English versions) in one packet to the Confucius Institute Headquarters.
Applicants will have a correspondence review from the expert panel of the Confucius China Studies Program.
• Accommodation and travel expenses in China;
• Round-trip international airfare (economy class, to be reimbursed against actual cost);
• Life insurance during the visit term in China (we will buy for you. Reimbursement is not applicable. )
After passing a correspondence review from our expert panel, the admitted applicants will receive “Notice of Funding” from the Confucius Institute Headquarters.
Contact person: Mr. WANG Xinsheng
Fax: +86-10-5859 5762
Division of Sinology and China Studies,
Confucius Institute Headquarters (HANBAN)
You should also contact Groningen Confucius Institute, in English or Chinese for a recommendation.
Contact person： Ms. Jingfan Xie