Taiwan – Københavns Universitet

Taiwan


Academia Sinica-Postdoctoral

Research Fellowship

 OUTLINE

Academia Sinica, a national research institution in Taiwan, provides a well-developed research environment for about 600 post-doctoral fellows.

RESEARCH FIELDS

Mathematics and physical sciences, life sciences, humanities and social sciences

ORGANISATION

Academia Sinica

ELIGIBILITY

Academia Sinica Postdoctoral Fellows:

PhD degree obtained within last 4 years from local or foreign universities; outstanding record of publications; evidence of excellence in independent research.

Regular Postdoctoral Fellows:

PhD degree obtained within last 6 years from local or foreign universities; outstanding record of publications.

WHAT IS FUNDED

US$ 23,830 to US$ 34,350 as base annual salary

DURATION

Two years

DEADLINE

The postdoctoral research program is open for application twice a year: the first round between 1st August and 1st September, the second round between 15th January and 1st March.

 LINK

Academia Sinica


Center for Chinese Studies, Taiwan

 OUTLINE

The research grant program is aimed at foreign professors, associate professors, assistant professors, post-doctoral researchers, and doctoral candidates in Chinese studies-related departments at foreign universities, as well as researchers at related foreign academic institutes. The research should be undertaken in Taiwan.

RESEARCH FIELDS

 

Research must focus mainly on Taiwan or Chinese studies

ORGANISATION

 

Taiwan Center for Chinese Studies

ELIGIBILITY

 

Foreign professors, associate professors, assistant professors, postdoctoral researchers, and doctoral candidates in Chinese studies-related departments at foreign universities, as well as researchers at related foreign academic institutes.

WHAT IS FUNDED

Research expenses, research materials, liaison with universities and research institutions, and use of CCS facilities, etc.

DURATION

Three months to one year

DEADLINE

Annually, 31 May of each year before the year in which grants are intended to be used

LINK

http://ccs.ncl.edu.tw/ccs2/english/regulation.aspx


Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for

International Scholarly Exchange

 OUTLINE

 Researchers focusing on the political, social, economic, or cultural development of Taiwan over the past few decades are especially encouraged to apply. Priority will be given to collaborative projects involving institutions in Taiwan.

RESEARCH FIELDS

Research on Chinese studies in the humanities and social sciences

 

ORGANISATION

Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange

ELIGIBILITY

 Scholars at academic institutions

WHAT IS FUNDED

Grant funds may not be used to pay salaries to directors or co-directors, or to cover teaching relief. Research grants should not exceed EUR120,000 for a three-year period.

DURATION

Usually no more than three years

DEADLINE

Application period is from 1 August to 15 October

LINK

The Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation

Taiwan Fellowship

OUTLINE

 Established by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to encourage foreign experts and scholars in the fields of social sciences and humanities interested in research related to Taiwan, cross-strait relations, mainland China, Asia-Pacific region and Chinese studies to conduct advanced research at universities or academic institutions in Taiwan.

RESEARCH FIELDS

Research on Taiwan, cross-strait relations, mainland China, Asia-Pacific region and Chinese studies

ORGANISATION

Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Taiwan

ELIGIBILITY

Foreign nationals. Scholars at related departments of overseas universities, or academic institutions abroad

WHAT IS FUNDED

One direct round-trip economy-class ticket and monthly grant

DURATION

Three months to one year

DEADLINE

Application period is annually from May to late June

LINK

http://taiwanfellowship.ncl.edu.tw/eng/about.aspx


Taiwan Foundation for Democracy


International Grants Program

 OUTLINE

The Taiwan Foundation for Democracy (TFD) is devoted to strengthening democracy and human rights in Taiwan and abroad. TFD’s international grants program is designed to assist organizations based outside of Taiwan to carry out projects to promote democracy and human rights.

ORGANISATION

 

Taiwan Foundation for Democracy

ELIGIBILITY

 

International non-governmental organizations, academic institutions or think tanks, and other related organizations.

The program places a priority on support for projects that address the Asian region.

WHAT IS FUNDED

 

Project categories:

  • Advocacy
  • Research
  • Conferences
  • Publications
  • Educational programs

The Foundation's guidelines do not permit grants to be awarded exceeding US$100,000. The majority of grants awarded by the Foundation fall within a range between US$3,000 and US$20,000.

DURATION

All projects must be completed within a single calendar year.

DEADLINE

The application should be submitted at least three months before the applicant plans to begin the proposed project. application process

LINK

Taiwan Foundation for Democracy