1/11/18

教育部2018年華語教師赴臺研習課程簡章


主辦單位:駐休士頓臺北經濟文化辦事處教育組
執行單位:實踐大學國際事務處華語中心
研習期間:201871日至715日,為期2
截止日期:2018228
研習名額:預定20
報名資格:現職任教於美國主流學校之美國籍華語教師。三年內未曾參加赴台研習課程者優先,額滿為止,本組保留審核的權利。
審核標準:以配合中華民國教育部在海外推廣正體字華語者優先。
負擔費用:經審核通過者,由研習教師須自行負擔往返國際機票及保險,若在台北有住宿需求者,需繳納住宿費500美元。在臺2週研習費用(含午餐)則由中華民國教育部補助。
報名方式:請至駐休士頓教育組網頁www.moetw.org下載報名表,並於本(2018)228前將填妥申請表美國護照影本以電子郵件方式寄至 houcul@houstoncul.org 
有住宿需求者,住宿費支票(支票抬頭為Education Division, TECO in Houston)請於2018228前以郵寄方式寄達休士頓臺北經文處教育組:11 Greenway Plaza, Suite 2012, Houston, TX 77046
報名結果:於20184月底前以電子郵件個別通知。
報名問題請洽:
駐休士頓臺北經濟文化辦事處教育組 鍾慧小姐 
電話:713-840-3854;傳真:713-871-0854
電子郵件:houcul@houstoncul.org
課程問題請洽:
實踐大學國際事務處 Ms. Kuo, Li Wen
電子郵件:binbin@g2.usc.edu.tw


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1/10/18

MOE Huayu Enrichment Scholarship (HES) 2018


2018學年度教育部華語文獎學金
Huayu Enrichment Scholarship 2018

Application period: February 1, 2018 - March 31, 2018

NOTE:

Our office accepts applications from the following states: Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma and Texas. If you are not sure where to submit your application, please check the following website: http://www.tw.org/scholarships/.

DOCUMENTS DOWNLOAD:
Availabilities
There are twelve (12) openings available for MOE HES 2018-2019. Each applicant may select from the following durations: 2 months (limited to 2018 summer courses), 3 months, 6 months, 9 months, or 12 months. Eligible applicants from Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma and Texas are welcome to submit applications.
Eligibility
1. Applicants must be American nationals, above the age of eighteen (18), with a high school diploma or higher degree, must have excellent academic records, and must be of good moral character.
2.  Applicants are ineligible if they meet any of the following restrictions:
˙ overseas Chinese or nationals of the Republic of China (Taiwan);
˙ students who are currently registered at any universities/colleges or enrolled in Mandarin language training programs in Taiwan;
˙ individuals who have received an MOE HES or MOE Taiwan Scholarship in the past;
˙ exchange or dual/joint degree students admitted in accordance with academic cooperation agreements between local universities/colleges and foreign universities/colleges;
˙ individuals who are currently receiving financial benefits from the Taiwanese government or any educational institutions in Taiwan.
Duration
1.  Each applicant must select the duration of the scholarship for which they will apply. Study period may vary based on the duration selected, as described below:
Scholarship Duration
Study Period
2 months
Limited to summer courses from June to July, 2018 or from July to August, 2018
3 months
Courses between September 1, 2018 and August 31, 2019 (2018 academic year)
6 months
9 months
12 months
Courses from September 1, 2018 to August 31, 2019 (2018 academic year)
2. The Education Division of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Houston reserves the right to decide the duration of scholarship for successful candidates.
Award Value
1. Each scholarship recipient will receive monthly stipends of 25,000 New Taiwan Dollars (NTD) in conjunction with the duration of scholarship approved.
2.  The foreign exchange rate from USD to NTD is estimated at 1 to 30. The actual exchange rate is subject to currency fluctuations.
Application
1.          Required documents:
˙a completed HES Application Form 2018-2019, signed and dated by the applicant
˙a photocopy of the applicant’s passport or other documents that can verify the nationality of the applicant
˙a photocopy of the certificate of the applicant’s highest degree obtained and original academic transcripts from that institution. Note: Transcripts must be sealed and signed/stamped by the institutions that issue the documents. Transcripts that are issued by international educational institutions must be presented in English language and authenticated by an overseas Representative Office of the Republic of China (Taiwan).
˙proof of application to language centers in Taiwan (e.g. photocopies of application form, a notice or e-mail from the language centers acknowledging their receipt of the application, etc.)
˙two letters of recommendation, sealed and signed by the writers
˙original Ministry of Education Huayu Enrichment Scholarship Program Terms of Agreement, signed and dated by the applicant
2.          Submission:
˙Applications will be accepted between February 1, 2018 and March 31, 2018.
˙Applicants must directly apply for admission to language centers on the List of Language Center. Proof of application for admission to language centers is required for the HES application.
˙Applications must be sent to the following office and postmarked no later than March 31, 2018 at:
Attn: HES
Education Division of TECO in Houston
11 Greenway Plaza, Suite 2012
Houston, TX 77046, U.S.A.
˙All HES applicants will be notified by May 31, 2018 of the selection results.
˙Successful candidates must submit a photocopy of the admission letter that is issued by the language center at houston@moetw.org by June 30, 2018.
˙Two-month scholarship applicants MUST submit a photocopy of the admission letter that is issued by the language center upon their application for the HES.
3.          Program contact:
Education Division of Taipei Economy and Cultural Office in Houston
Address:
11 Greenway Plaza, Suite 2012
Houston, TX 77046, U.S.A.
Telephone: 713-871-0851
E-mail: houston@moetw.org
Selection
1. Applications are considered complete when all of the aforementioned Required Documents have been submitted. Incomplete applications or those missing required documents will be withdrawn from the selection process without further notice to the applicants.
2. Documents will be reviewed during the preliminary selection process and interviews with qualified candidates via internet or telephone may be required for the final selection process.
3. Late applications will not be considered for the selection.
Other Regulations


1. The application instructions are given in Chinese and English and, in the event of any discrepancy, the Chinese version will take precedence over the English text.
2. For further details on the regulations for HES, please refer to the Ministry of Education Huayu Enrichment Scholarship (HES) International Student Directions (EN).

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Last update: January 10, 2018

MOE Taiwan Scholarship 2018


2018學年度教育部臺灣獎學金
The Ministry of Education Taiwan Scholarship 2018-2019

Application Period: February 1, 2018 - March 31, 2018

NOTE:
Our office accepts applications from the following states: Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma and Texas. If you are not sure where to submit your application, please check the following website: http://www.tw.org/scholarships/.

DOCUMENTS DOWNLOAD:

Availabilities
There are eight (8) openings available for the MOE Taiwan Scholarship 2018-2019. Eligible individuals from Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma and Texas are welcome to submit applications.

Eligibility
1.        Applicants must be American nationals with a high-school diploma or post-secondary degree(s), have excellent academic records and be of good moral character.
2.        Applicants are ineligible if they meet any of the following restrictions:
l overseas Chinese students or nationals of the Republic of China (Taiwan);
l students who are currently registered or have obtained student status at any universities/colleges in Taiwan (graduating students pursuing further studies are exempt from this rule);
l students who have studied in Taiwan for the same level of a degree program as the one they intend to enroll;
l exchange or dual/joint degree students admitted in accordance with academic cooperation agreements between local universities/colleges and foreign universities/colleges;
l individuals who have been recipients of the MOE Taiwan Scholarship for over a total of five (5) years;
l individuals who have, in the past, had their MOE Taiwan Scholarship or MOE Huayu Enrichment Scholarship (HES) revoked;
l recipients of any other scholarship or subsidy funded by the Taiwan government or educational institutions in Taiwan. However, this does not include preferential prices offered by universities/colleges to cover tuition and other fees exceeding this scholarship limit.
3.        Applicants should apply directly for admission within the application periods specified by each university/college.

Duration and Limits
1.        The maximum scholarship duration on each degree level for each recipient is as the following:
               (1)     Four (4) years for bachelor’s degree programs
               (2)     Two (2) years for master’s degree programs
               (3)     Four (4) years for doctoral programs
2.        The total length of the scholarship duration for each recipient is limited to five (5) years in a combination of different degree levels.
3.        The scholarship award period for each academic year is from September 1 to August 31 of the following year.

Award Value
The MOE provides each recipient of the MOE Taiwan Scholarship with the following:
1.   Tuition and fees: Upon validation of tuition and fees, the MOE will pay up to 40,000 New Taiwan Dollar (NTD) each semester for each recipient. Should the total amount of tuition and fees exceed 40,000 NTD, the remainder of all costs shall be covered by the recipient. Tuition and fees do not include any of the following: administration fees, thesis advising fees, insurance premiums, accommodation, or internet access, all of which are must be paid by the recipients.
2.    Subsistence allowance: The MOE will provide each recipient undertaking undergraduate studies with a monthly stipend of 15,000 NTD; it will provide each recipient undertaking postgraduate studies with a monthly stipend of 20,000 NTD.

Application
1.         Required documents:
              (1)      A completed Taiwan Scholarship Application Form 2018-2019;
              (2)      A copy of the applicant’s passport or other documents that can verify the nationality of the applicant;
              (3)      A copy of the certificate of the applicant’s highest degree obtained;
              (4)      Original academic transcripts (sealed) from the institution that the applicant obtained his/her highest degree;
              (5)      Proof of application for admission to universities/colleges in Taiwan (e.g. photocopies of application form(s), etc.) *The name of the school(s) and degree program(s) must be specified in those documents;
              (6)      A copy of the Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL) certificate of Level 3 or above. All-English taught programs applicants may be exempt from this requirement;
              (7)      Two letters of recommendation from school principals, professors, academic counselors, or supervisors;
              (8)      Statement of Purpose; and
              (9)      Terms of Agreement for the Ministry of Education Taiwan Scholarship Program (signed and dated by the applicant).
Note: The required documents will NOT be returned to applicants.
2.         Submission (*Late applications will NOT be considered for the selection):
               (1)     Applications must be submitted between February 1, 2018, and March 31, 2018.
               (2)     Application packages must be addressed to the following office and postmarked no later than March 31, 2018:
Attn: Scholarship Program
   The Education Division of TECO in Houston
   11 Greenway Plaza, Suite 2012
   Houston, TX 77046, U.S.A.
              (3)      All MOE Taiwan Scholarship applicants will be notified by May 31, 2018 and selected candidates must submit only one copy of an admission letter issued by one university/college to the e-mail: houston@moetw.org, by June 30, 2018.
3.         Program contact:
Address:
The Education Division of TECO in Houston
11 Greenway Plaza, Suite 2012
Houston, TX 77046, U.S.A.
Telephone: (713)871-0851
Website: http://www.moetw.org/search/label/Scholarships

Selection Criteria
1.    Recipients’ academic goals should reflect an interest in the development of the industry, economy, and education of Taiwan.
2.    Recipients should possess an outstanding undergraduate or postgraduate Grade Point Average (GPA).
3.    Priority will be given to applicants with a TOCFL certificate of Level 3 or above.
4.    Applications must be completed with all the required documents attached. Incomplete applications or those missing required documents will be withdrawn from the selection process without further notice to the applicants.
5.    Interviews with qualified candidates in person or via internet/telephone may be required for the final selection process.

Other Regulations
1.    The application instructions are given in Chinese and English and, in the event of any discrepancy, the Chinese version will take precedence over the English text.


2.    For other regulations in association with the MOE Taiwan Scholarship, please refer to the Taiwan Scholarship Program Directions for details. 

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Last update: January 10, 2018