Wednesday, September 14, 2016

New HNC Fellowship Opportunities

In honor of the Hopkins-Nanjing Center’s 30th year, we are excited to announce several new fellowship opportunities for students applying for fall 2017. Thanks to the generosity of the HNC alumni community and other donors we are able to offer these fellowships in addition to awarding HNC fellowships to 100% of students who apply for financial aid by the application deadline.

New Fellowships for the Hopkins-Nanjing Center's 30th year

Future Leader Fellowships for MAIS Students
The HNC is continuing to guarantee all incoming MAIS students who apply for financial aid $10,000 per year of study. 

International Scholar Fellowship
This full-tuition fellowship will be awarded to an international student (non-US citizen or dual citizen) enrolling in Fall 2017. This fellowship is open to all HNC programs. Please note that students in the HNC Certificate/Johns Hopkins SAIS MA will receive full tuition funding for the Certificate portion of the program only. 

Student Ambassador Fellowship
This $10,000 fellowship will be awarded to a student who has successfully completed one year in the US-China Strong Ambassador Program by the time of enrollment at the HNC. This fellowship is open to all HNC programs and students will be considered for renewal based on academic standing.

US-China Exchange Scholars Fellowships
Students who have successfully completed a US government-supported Chinese language study program that includes a minimum of 8 weeks of study in China prior to the time of enrollment will be considered for this $10,000 fellowship. This fellowship is open to all HNC programs and students will be considered for renewal based on academic standing.

Eligible US government-supported programs include, but are not limited to:
  • Chinese Language Flagship Program
  • Boren Award for International Study
  • Critical Language Scholarship Program
  • Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship
  • Fulbright Awardee for study or research in China
  • Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship
  • Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship
How to Apply
To be considered for all fellowships and federal funding, students need to complete the Financial Aid Application Form included in the application by the application deadline (November 1 for early notification and February 1 for general application deadline). You can indicate your interest in any of the above fellowships on this form. Click here to start an application.

Students who are awarded one of the above fellowships are also eligible for additional fellowship funding.  If you have questions about your eligibility for any of the above fellowships, please visit our website or contact