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The 2019 MOE Taiwan Scholarship is now open for applications

The Taiwan Scholarship - offered by the Ministry of Education (MOE), ROC (Taiwan) - is currently accepting applications until 31 March, 2019. Eligible New Zealand students who wish to undertake undergraduate or postgraduate studies in Taiwan are welcome to apply.

The MOE Taiwan Scholarship recipient will receive up to NTD 40,000 each semester to cover approved tuition and miscellaneous expenses, plus a monthly stipend of NTD 15,000 for undergraduate studies, or NTD 20,000 per month for postgraduate studies.

For more information, please visit the Taiwan Scholarship website at or contact the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in New Zealand by phone: 04 4736474 ext. 715, or email:

Applying for the scholarship

Please submit the following documents to Taiwan Scholarships, Taipei Economic and Cultural Office, PO Box 11-886, Manners Street, Wellington 6142, New Zealand.

  1. Application Form, completed and signed by the applicant.
  2. A verified copy of the applicant’s New Zealand passport. Students with multiple citizenships must also include verified copies of other passports or citizenship certificates.
  3. A verified copy of the highest degree completed and academic transcripts.
  4. Evidence of applications made to a university or college in Taiwan.
  5. A copy of Level 3 or above results for the Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL) is required for applicants undertaking programs not completely taught in English.
  6. Two letters of recommendation signed and posted in sealed envelopes by the applicant’s principals, professors or supervisors.
  7. A duly signed copy of the Scholarship Agreement.

*All documents will need to be authenticated by the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office before the scholarship can be awarded. Short-listed candidates are required to pass a heal check.

Application documents must arrive at our office no later than 31 March 2019.

Contact details:

Ms Iris Lai
Taipei Economic and Cultural Office
P O Box 11-886, Manners Street
Wellington 6142, New Zealand
Phone:   +64 4 473 6474 Ext. 715
Fax:        +64 4 472 2430

2019 MOE Taiwan Scholarship Application Form (NZ)

2019 Taiwan Scholarship Program Directions

2019 Tuition and Expenses Discounts for MOE Scholarship Recipients by Universities

2019 Taiwan Scholarship Agreement

Health Check Form 2019