The 2024 International Higher Education Scholarship Program of Taiwan International Cooperation and Development Fund (Taiwan ICDF) is now open for application. Those who are interested are encouraged to check the Taiwan ICDF website at https://www.icdf.org.tw/wSite/np?ctNode=31561&mp=2#aC for detailed information including the list of programs and the application information of each partner universities.
All applications along with the requisite documents are to be sent to Ms. Carol Boddie at the Ministry of Education in St. Kitts and Nevis by 15th February, 2024 for onward processing.
Applicants should submit the documents listed below to the ROC (Taiwan) Embassy. Applicants must ensure that they submit accurate and complete documentation.
- A completed application form (Please complete online application：https://web.icdf.org.tw/ICDF_TSP/WelcomeStart.aspx )
- A photocopy of applicant’s passport or other photo IDs showing proof of nationality.
- A photocopy of applicant’s highest-level diploma and academic transcripts.
(Please note: If not issued by a Taiwanese educational institution, these documents must be authenticated by the ROC (Taiwan) Embassy. If these documents are in languages other than Chinese or English, a Chinese and/or English translation should be provided.) A complete set of original and authenticated documents and an additional copy of the documents are required.
- A photocopy of applicant’s English proficiency certificate.
(Please note: This means a TOEFL test score or that of another recognized English proficiency exam, or documents certifying that the applicant has graduated from a program where all courses were taught in English. Applicants whose official language is English are exempt from supplying these documents.)
- Referees Information
(Important notice: It is strongly recommended that applicants have a minimum GPA of 3.5 to apply for the scholarship.)
Each applicant can only apply for ONE program at a time.
In addition to submitting the above documents to the Embassy, the applicant must also apply for enrollment with his/her chosen ICDF partner university before the deadline set by that university.
Each applicant shall visit individual program website, prepare all enrollment application documents and provide to his/her chosen university in Taiwan. The applicant’s enrollment application should be received by the university before the deadline set by that university.
Incomplete documents and belated applications will not be processed. Please also note that late submissions will not be accepted and/or processed. Admission decision will be made by a joint committee in Taiwan.
Applicants are also required to study through the Mandarin Course at the “TaiwanICDF School” Youtube Channel:
and complete the Online Mandarin Test:
Applicant’s qualification during the joint committee review in Taiwan may be affected by whether the Online Mandarin Test has been completed.
Should you have questions on enrollment application, please directly contact individual Taiwan ICDF Scholarship Partner Universities. For questions regarding this scholarship, please contact with the Embassy at 465-2421.