Monday, February 18, 2013

URI Chinese Studies Scholarships - Call for Applications - Due March 1

Applications are now being accepted for URI Chinese Studies Scholarships and are due by March 1, 2013 at 4:00 PM EST.  
These scholarships are given out each year and are based either on academic merit, financial need or both. Financial need is determined by the University and requires the submission of a completed FAFSA form annually.  URI Chinese Studies Scholarships include the following (only one letter of application necessary to be considered for all awards, if eligible):
  • Hasbro Scholarship: for study and internships in China (Chinese IEP and IBP students only)
  • URI Confucius Institute Chinese Studies Scholarship: for study and internships in China
  • Flagship Scholarship: for summer study or the Capstone Year in China (Flagship students only)

To be considered for any of the above scholarships, please send an email to by March 1, 2013 at 4:00 PM with “Chinese Studies Scholarship Application” in the subject line, and include or attach the following information:
    • your full name and address
    • your current year at URI (freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior)
    • your major(s) and any minors you are pursuing
    • your current GPA (check your records in e-Campus for this)
    • a formal letter of application telling us about yourself and explaining how a scholarship will benefit you personally
    • a current resume