2018 Yenching Global Symposium (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Yenching Global Symposium

Held on Peking University’ historic campus in Beijing, this four-day, fully-funded event invites prominent Chinese and international scholars with a noted passion for China in their work and research, along with leading professionals from a wide range of fields. These young minds from around the world will converge for the 2018 Symposium, Renaissance: China’s Journey in a Global Future. In a rapidly shifting global arena, Renaissance will be an exploration of China’s multi-faceted revival.

Renaissance: China’s Journey in a Global Future will take place during April 12th – 15th and will include keynote speakers, panels of academics and practitioners, hands-on activities, site visits, and cultural immersion programming. Selected delegates will receive free travel and accommodation to Beijing for the length of the conference.

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  • Holder of an undergraduate degree in any field
  • Available for the entirety of the conference from April 12th-15th, 2018
  • Have not attended any of the previous Yenching Global Symposiums
  • International English proficiency test score (at least IELTS 7/TOEFL 100/Cambridge 180/CEFR C1), if have not attended a university where English was the sole language of instruction
  • Under the age of 30


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Deadline:  11:59pm GMT on November 30th, 2017 to be considered.

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Applications are highly competitive; we will only consider applicants who meet all the eligibility criteria and whose submissions are fully completed.

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