PRESS RELEASE – The application for the 2016 “Taiwan Scholarship”, ICDF and Medical scholarship programs starts from now and deadline being the 15th March, 2016.
These scholarship programs provide opportunities to young talented St. Lucians to study in Taiwan for Bachelor, Master or PhD degrees. Awardees list will be posted on the Embassy’s website on 30th June, 2016.
A briefing on the above-mentioned scholarship programs will be held by the Embassy on mid-February, the actual venue and time will be announced later on Embassy’s website.
All application documents should be delivered to the Embassy by the deadline 15th March, 2016, any delivery beyond that date, or delivery without all required documents will not be accepted, and delivered application will not be returned to applicants.
The Embassy will interview applicants. The date for the interviews is provisionally scheduled late February or early March. The actual date and venue will be announced at a later date.
As for the Medical Scholarship applicants, both written exam and interview will be held in the Embassy. The written exam covers topics on English, Chemistry and Biology, the date is tentatively scheduled on 22nd April, 2016. The interview will be via skype with the professor from Taiwan and the Embassy, date is provisionally scheduled 27th to 28th April, 2016. The actual date will be announced later.
Applicants who have received any of the above mentioned scholarships before from the government of the Republic of China (Taiwan), and would like to apply for the 2016 Scholarship for higher education, their previous graduate date in Taiwan and returned to Saint Lucia should be prior to 31st July, 2015. Please also attach a copy of the stamped page of arrival record from passport or other related proof while handing in application data.
The applicant should be of the nationality of Saint Lucia, and shall not have any previous record of denial, withdraw or refusal of the grant of any scholarship from the government of the Republic of China (Taiwan).
For “Taiwan Scholarship”
Please read carefully the “Guidelines for the MOFA Taiwan Scholarship Program”, fill out “APPLICATION FORM FOR THE MOFA TAIWAN SCHOLARSHIP” and deliver it with a copy of highest education certificate and transcript authenticated by the Ministry of Education, Human Resource Development and Labour or relevant authorities, two reference letters, and a Police Clearance Letter to the Embassy.
You could download those documents by clicking HERE
For the “ICDF Scholarship”
Please visit the website by clicking HERE
Fill out application form, and follow the required procedure. Applicants need to complete the university application procedure first. The required application procedure from ICDF. About the procedure, related Q &A, and the list of partner universities are disclosed on the above-mentioned website.
For the ICDF Scholarship application form (online application), please visit: http://www.icdf.org.tw/TSP/WelcomeStart.aspx
Applicants also need to present ICDF “Taiwan ICDF Medical Report”, including the HIV negative test result, all the dates of these reports should be within 3 months of the application date.
Applicants should then print out the hard copy of the necessary application forms, together with a copy of the highest education certificate and a transcript authenticated by the Ministry of Education, Human Resource Development and Labour or relevant authorities, two reference letters and a Police Clearance Letter, and “Taiwan ICDF Medical Report” to the Embassy.
Applicants should then print out a hard copy of the necessary application forms, together with a copy of the highest education certificate and a transcript authenticated by the Ministry of Education, Human Resource Development and Labour or relevant authorities, two reference letters and a Police Clearance Letter, and “Taiwan ICDF Medical Report” to the Embassy.
For Saint Lucia Government Officials who are interested in the scholarship programs, the approval documents from the Training Division of the Ministry of the Public Service, Sustainable Development, Energy, Science and Technology will be needed for the application.