Tag Archives: China

Naina Qayyam ’15 Middlebury’s First Schwarzman Scholar! #SchwarzmanScholars

Naina Qayyam ’15 was recently named one of 129 new Schwarzman Scholars! The second class of Schwarzman Scholars is composed of students from 30 countries and 75 universities with 45% from the United States, 20% from China, and 35% from the rest of the world. Schwarzman Scholars is quickly becoming the premier training ground for future […]

Upcoming Schwarzman Scholar Webinars

Inspired by the Rhodes Scholarship, Schwarzman Scholars is a highly selective international scholarship program designed to prepare future leaders for success in a world where China plays a key global role. The program provides a fully-funded one-year Master’s Degree in Global Affairs at Tsinghua University – one of China’s most prestigious universities. Eligible applicants for Schwarzman […]

Schwarzman Scholars Event in Washington, DC on June 20

Schwarzman Scholars is hosting an event for young professionals in Washington, DC on Monday, June 20. Robert Garris, Global Director of Admissions, will present on key details of Schwarzman Scholars, including the vision behind the program, the newly constructed, state-of-the-art facilities, the academic curriculum, and the admissions process. Inspired by the Rhodes Scholarship, Schwarzman Scholars is […]

Schwarzman Scholarship Info Session 4/19 at 4:30pm, Library 201

The Schwarzman scholarship, inspired by the Rhodes scholarship, is a program designed to help future leaders meet the challenges of the 21st century and beyond by preparing them to better understand China’s culture, economy, and governance. Up to 200 Scholars chosen annually from around the world for this highly selective, fully-funded program will have an […]

Yenching Academy Scholarship

Here’s another relatively new opportunity to pursue a Master’s degree in China: http://yenchingacademy.org/  . Based at Peking University, the program is open to students of all citizenships, and does not require previous study of Mandarin. The online application opens on 9/1/2015; the deadline for submission of materials is 1/31/2016. If you are interested in applying for this […]

Schwarzman Info Session–Remote Access!

For those students and alumni interested in the Schwarzman Scholarship but not on campus for the info session on Thursday, April 23–we are trying out a videoconference option so that you can participate. To join in, here are the instructions: Please use Google Chrome. Please wear headphones during the call. Click link: https://simplicityvideo.net  Person or conference […]