Yenching Global Symposium 2024 in China. (Fully Funded)

January 9, 2024

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Bursary Description

  • Fully Funded
  • Peking University
  • Conference
  • Technology, Cultures, Nature and gardens
  • International Students
  • China
  • 01/31/2024

Scholarship Description:

Yenching Global Symposium 2024 in China. (Fully Funded) is open for International Students . The scholarship allows Conference level programm(s) in the field of Technology, Cultures, Nature and gardens taught at Peking University . The deadline of the scholarship is 31 Jan 2024.

The Yenching Global Symposium in China 2024 stands as the yearly flagship event by the Yenching Academy, uniting individuals from diverse disciplines. It is one of the leading conferences in China that is open to individuals from all around the world. The YGS 2024 marks the fully in-person international symposium arranged by the Yenching Academy after the Pandemic. This Global Symposium in 2024 promises to be a dynamic event in China that encourages international exchange and dialogue. Similarly, this international event is held at Peking University, China. It is an excellent opportunity for people from all over the world to engage in discussions with delegates and speakers and come together on a single platform. Therefore, if you want to become a delegate and participate in the Yenching Global Symposium, you must apply for this exchange program in 2024.

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Having said that, the Yenching Global Conference will be held in April 2024 and include several speakers and interactive sessions that revolve around the theme “Equilibrium: Our World in Balance.” Moreover, the Symposium in China will showcase distinguished international scholars and accomplished young professionals across various disciplines. It aims to create a platform for meaningful dialogue on significant issues related to both China and the global landscape. The Yenching Global Symposium 2024 offers a platform for captivating lectures, panel discussions, and interactive sessions related to topics concerning China and the world. Well-known Chinese and international speakers, including esteemed scholars, notable officeholders, and accomplished professionals from diverse fields will contribute their insights to an audience of students and young professionals worldwide who share a deep interest in China.

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Similarly, with a highly competitive selection process, the Yenching Symposium attracts thousands of applications each year, highlighting its uniqueness. Currently accepting 100 delegates, this fully funded symposium includes a three-day conference which serves as a meeting ground for delegates from various countries and regions. Thus, promoting an interdisciplinary and intercultural gathering of emerging global leaders. In addition, the symposium will revolve around three streams, including technology, nature, and culture. The Yenching Global Symposium in China will also host regional information sessions for YGS 2024 to provide more information about it. So, if this opportunity to study in China sounds interesting to you, make sure to apply before the YGS 2024 deadline.

What is Yenching Global Symposium ?

The Yenching Global Symposium is a prestigious conference held in China that delves into discussions surrounding China’s role in the global context. Alongside 113 Yenching Scholars, the symposium invites applications from 100 delegates worldwide, offering them the opportunity to participate in a comprehensive four-day conference hosted at Peking University. The event encompasses academic panels, cultural workshops, and engaging social activities, providing firsthand insights into Beijing’s current landscape, now in a face-to-face setting. It serves as a platform for global engagement, fostering dialogue and understanding about China’s position and influence on the global stage.

Degree Level:

Yenching Global Symposium 2024 in China. (Fully Funded) is available to undertake Conference level programs at Peking University.

Available Subjects:

Following subject are available to study under this scholarship program.

  • Technology
  • Cultures
  • Nature and gardens

Scholarship Benefits:

Advantages of Yenching Global Symposium in China:

  • Fully Funded Program:

    • The Yenching Symposium is entirely funded and spans three days.
  • Expenses Covered:

    • For delegates within China, the YGS covers all expenses. For those outside China, it covers housing, transportation, and food, excluding visa costs.
  • Meaningful Discussions:

    • Delegates engage in impactful discussions addressing critical issues concerning both China and the global landscape.
  • Learning from Practitioners:

    • Participants have the opportunity to learn from experts spanning art, history, culture, international relations, politics, and business, providing a holistic understanding of China’s diverse landscape.
  • Community Building:

    • The symposium fosters lasting relationships among a network of changemakers, encouraging the exchange of experiences and insights.
  • Cultural Experience:

    • Hosted at the historic Peking University campus, attendees get to immerse themselves in Chinese culture and traditions.
  • Diverse Sessions:

    • The Global Symposium features various conferences, lectures, panel discussions, and interactive sessions.
  • Membership in Yenching Community:

    • Participation in the symposium integrates delegates into the larger Yenching Community, offering long-term connections and collaborations.

Eligible Nationalities:

This scholarship is open to international students.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Global Application Acceptance:

    • Applicants from across the globe are welcome to apply for the Global Symposium in China.
  • Age Requirement:

    • Eligible applicants must have been born after April 11, 1993.
  • Educational Qualification:

    • Candidates should either be in the final year of their bachelor’s degree during the application period or have already completed their bachelor’s degree. Failure to meet this criterion renders applicants ineligible.
  • Commitment to Duration:

    • Successful candidates must commit to participating actively throughout the symposium, scheduled from April 11 to 14, 2024.
  • Language Proficiency:

    • Proficiency in English is a prerequisite, ensuring effective communication among participants from diverse linguistic backgrounds.
  • Interest in China:

    • Demonstrated strong interest in China is crucial, aligning with the Symposium’s focus on fostering meaningful dialogues related to China and its global connections.
  • New Participants Encouraged:

    • Individuals who have not previously attended any Yenching Global Symposiums or Yenching Social Innovation Forums are encouraged to apply, promoting fresh voices and perspectives within the Yenching community.
  • Active Participation:

    • All delegates are expected to actively contribute to the Yenching Conference and its various activities.

Application Procedure:

  • Click ‘apply now’ to apply for the Yenching Global Conference in China 2024.
  • Complete the online application for the Chinese Symposium, including your CV.
  • Check and meet the eligibility criteria and requirements before applying.
  • Limit all essay responses to a maximum of 300 words.
  • Demonstrate English language proficiency for the Yenching Exchange Program.
  • Ensure to submit your application before the deadline.
  • Application Deadline:
    • Yenching Global Symposium in China 2024: January 31, 2024.

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