Schwarzman Scholars


Enrolment status New students, Currently enrolled students
Student type Domestic students, International students
Level of study Postgraduate
Study area All study areas
Scholarship value Schwarzman Scholars is a fully-funded, one-year master’s degree and leadership program at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China. Scholars receive tuition and fees, room and board, in-country study tours, travel to and from Beijing, book and supplies, health insurance and stipend for personal expenses.
Opening date 15 April 2021
Closing date 21 September 2021
Date scholarship is awarded 30 November 2021


Schwarzman Scholars work towards a Master’s Degree in Global Affairs at Tsinghua University in Beijing.

The Schwarzman Scholarship is open to citizens from any country. The application timeline differs between U.S./Global applicants and passport or permanent resident card holders from Chinese mainland, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Macau.  Visit the correct website for your region.

Learn more about the Schwarzman Scholars program:

Information for U.S. and Global applicants

Information for Chinese mainland, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Macau applicants


  • Undergraduate degree or first degree from an accredited college or university
  • Candidates must be at least 18 but not yet 29 years of age as of August 1 of their Schwarzman Scholars enrolment year
  • Applicants must demonstrate strong English language proficiency

See more about eligibility requirements here.

Applications are closed.

Before you get started

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How to apply

U.S. and Global applicants

U.S. and Global applicants should review the application requirements and apply via the U.S. and Global application portal. 

U.S. and Global application portal

Chinese mainland, Hong Kong, Taiwan or Macau applicants

Applicants who hold passports or permanent resident cards from Chinese mainland, Hong Kong, Taiwan, or Macau (regardless of where you attended university or live) must review the application requirements and apply through the China application portal.

China application portal

Applications are closed.


U.S./Global Admissions
Applications are closed.