Host: National Chengchi University – Taipei, Taiwan
Dates: http://airmail.calendar/2019-07-13%2012:00:00%20EDT, 2019 (4 weeks)
Eligibility: All students 18 and over (no Chinese language background required)
- Coursework in Taiwanese culture, society, history, and politics taught in English by expert faculty
- Regular Chinese language instruction (taught at the beginner and intermediate levels)
- Hands-on culture classes introducing students to topics such as tai chi, calligraphy, and traditional handicrafts
- Field trips (to historical sites, museums, temples, government offices, civil society organizations, and aboriginal communities) allowing participants further meaningful engagement with course content
Read what past participants have to say about their experiences studying in Taiwan through their blogs:
All U.S. students applying for AC Study Abroad scholarship funding for this program will automatically also be considered for additional Taiwan Ministry of Education-sponsored scholarships of up to $2500, awarded based on financial need and academic merit.
Past program participants have successfully applied additional outside sources of financial aid, including Fund for Education Abroad Scholarships and Gilman Scholarships to further reduce their out-of-pocket costs.
The deadline to apply is February 15, 2018
More information and a link to the online application can be found here: http://acstudyabroad.org/tmt