2021 Huayu Enrichment Scholarship

2021 Taiwan Huayu Enrichment Scholarship Program (HES)

The Ministry of Education (MOE) in the Republic of China (Taiwan) provides the Huayu Enrichment Scholarship (HES) for foreign Mandarin/Chinese learners including beginners to study at any accredited Mandarin center in a university or college in Taiwan. For more information and useful tips about studying in Tawian, check out the Scholarship Office Website.

Applicants must be Swiss or Liechtenstein citizens, be above the age of 18, possess a high school diploma or above, excellent academic performance. Eligible applicants please enclose documents and send printed on paper to our Office in Bern by March 31, 2021:

Délégation culturelle et économique de Taipei
Kirchenfeldstrasse 14
3005 Berne
Tel:  +41 31 350 80 61

For questions, please contact us at :

Email: taiwaninbern@mofa.gov.tw


Candidates with one of the following qualifications may NOT apply:

  1. Is an overseas Chinese student or a national of the R.O.C.
  2. Is currently registered as a student at a Mandarin Language Center or has sought a degree from a university or college in Taiwan.
  3. Has already received a HES or a Taiwan Scholarship, in the past.
  4. Is an exchange student to Taiwan, during the scholarship period.
  5. Is currently receiving financial benefits from the Taiwan government or another educational institution.


Please note:

  1. Please read through the "Huayu Enrichment Scholarship Guideline" for more details and requirements. (see Appendix)
  2. Applicants should apply directly for admission within the deadlines specified by the university/college in Taiwan.
  3. Please submit the following documents to apply for the 2020 HES Scholarship Program:
    1. An application form (see Appendix).
    2. A photocopy of his/her passport or any other documents that can verify the nationality of the applicant.
    3. A photocopy of the certificate of the highest credential and transcript.
    4. A photocopy of the applications to the Mandarin Language Center.
  4. Application and Selection Process:
    1. The application period is from February 1st through March 31st, 2021.
    2. Selected candidates will be invited for interviews, as a compulsory part of application procedure.
  5. Applicants who apply for more than 6 months scholarship should take the TOCFL test (Band B), or submit a copy of the test result or a certificate at Level 3 of a TOCFL test passed no longer than 2 years ago.More information about TOCFL test in Switzerland : https://www.roc-taiwan.org/ch_en/cat/16.html





2021 Huayu Scholarship Application Form (PDF)

2021 List of Language Center in Taiwan(PDF)

Huayu Enrichment Scholarship Guideline


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